So, on the graph the point was at -1 on the x-axis

so i put down my answer as (-1,0)

which was incorrect, the correct answer is (0,-1)

I don't really understand it, can somebody plz tell me why im wrong

appreciated, eve

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- October 16th 2010, 06:33 AMjingming90Plotting a point.
So, on the graph the point was at -1 on the x-axis

so i put down my answer as (-1,0)

which was incorrect, the correct answer is (0,-1)

I don't really understand it, can somebody plz tell me why im wrong

appreciated, eve - October 16th 2010, 06:46 AMUnknown008
Unless I misread something, the answer should be (-1,0).

- October 16th 2010, 08:21 AMjingming90
On the coordinate plane, the point is at -1 on the x-axis so i wrote down my answer as (-1,0)

but it was incorrect, the correct answer is (0,-1)

do you were i went wrong? - October 16th 2010, 08:23 AMUnknown008
(0, -1) is the point on the y axis at -1.

Is (0, -1) the answer of the book? If so, I believe it's a typing error.

But what is the exact question? - October 16th 2010, 11:36 AMjingming90
http://www.flixya.com/photo/1611933/maTH

The book told to go give the coordinate of each point. - October 17th 2010, 02:59 AMUnknown008
Yes, I think the book made a mistake when printing the answers. The one of point F (is that it? It's blurry) is indeed (-1, 0) and not (0, -1).

EDIT: Okay, I saw the other pictures and it's really point F.

By the way, if you want to have a good picture of something on your screen, you can do the following:

1. Press PrintScreen on your keyboard.

2. Open Paint.

3. Press Edit > Paste (or Ctrl + V)

4. Cut and delete the parts you don't want. (optional)

5. Save as image.

Then you upload and post the link. - October 17th 2010, 01:52 PMjingming90
thanks for the advice really really appreciate that :)