# Math Help - Help with symmetry in graphs

1. ## Help with symmetry in graphs

Help with symmetry in graphs
How do I do this problem?
Instructions: Use symmetry to sketch the graph of each equation.
|x|^½ + |y| ^½ = 2

2. Originally Posted by RaphaelB30
Instructions: Use symmetry to sketch the graph of each equation.
|x|^½ + |y| ^½ = 2
Here is a hint to get you started.
The graph will contains these four points: $(0,4),(4,0),(0,-4),(-4,0)$.
Now you find more and draw the graph.

3. What is the effect of swapping x and y? replacing x by -x? replacing y by -y?