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# Search > Learning Exercise Results > Interpreting Transformations of Functions

## Learning Exercise: Interpreting Transformations of Functions

Title:
Interpreting Transformations of Functions
Material:
Description:
This assignment was created by Nicole McGlashan of Huron High School, Huron, South Dakota. It describes a self-directed activity in which students discover the nature of the transformation of a function's graph that occurs when the function itself is transformed.. Included in the assignement are links to the National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Interactive Mathematics and Larry Green's interactive website.
Course: Algebra II , Advanced Algebra , Pre-Calculus , Trigonometry

### Info

Submitted by:
Kurt Cogswell
November 29, 2004

### Audience

• College General Ed
• High School

### Topics

Transformations of functions and the related transformation of function graphs.

### Requirements

To successfully complete this lesson, a student should be familiar with: Algebraic manipulation of equations; Solving radical equations; Solving rational equations; Solving absolute value equations. Graphs of polynomials, radical, rational, and absolute functions

### Learning Objectives

After having completed this lesson the student should be able to determine the initial graph of a function and be able to determine the transformations of its graph that result from transformations of the function.

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