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    Stretching and Compressing Functions

    I don't under stand what they want me to do on my homework? some on plz help me!
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    Re: Stretching and Compressing Functions

    Quote Originally Posted by MacBae15 View Post
    I don't under stand what they want me to do on my homework? some on plz help me!
    Unless you give us a question using its exact wording, we have no other way to know what help you need.
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    Re: Stretching and Compressing Functions

    like they ask me to find the k from the graphs of f(x)=x^2. and the graph of g(x)=kx^2
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    Re: Stretching and Compressing Functions

    Quote Originally Posted by MacBae15 View Post
    like they ask me to find the k from the graphs of f(x)=x^2. and the graph of g(x)=kx^2
    Function Transformations: Squeezing & Stretching | Purplemath
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    Re: Stretching and Compressing Functions

    Quote Originally Posted by MacBae15 View Post
    like they ask me to find the k from the graphs of f(x)=x^2. and the graph of g(x)=kx^2
    Look at these three plots: $x^2,~3x^2,~\&~\frac{1}{3}x^2$

    Starting with $x^2$ which is stretched and which is compressed.
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    Re: Stretching and Compressing Functions

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