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Transformation Functions

For Students 9th - 12th
For this transformation worksheet, students compare and contrast 2 transformation functions after completing a transformation activity. Students compare only 2 equations.
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Graphic Designing with Transformed Functions

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Teach your class how to transform a graph! By identifying the domain and range of the functions, high schoolers can observe the parabola and find the vertex of the transformed graph.
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Transforming Graphs of Quadratic Functions

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
In the activity on this webpage, learners use interactive graphing technology to investigate transformations of graphs. In the first part of the task, they look at the graph of a quadratic function with coordinates of a few points...
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Transformations Resource

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Transform your lesson for transforming functions. Scholars transform linear, quadratic, exponential, rational, and trigonometric expressions. They write their expressions to fit specific forms and identify the values of the resulting...
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Horizontal Translations or Phase Shifts: Tangent

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
Patterns can be shifty! Find the pattern when shifting the graph of tangent. Pupils move the graph of tangent to different locations on the coordinate plane. They observe what happens to the function and its vertical asymptotes before...
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Combining Transformations

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the concept of transforming functions.  In this transforming functions lesson, students graph parent functions of a variety of types including linear, cubic, quadratic, absolute value, and greatest integer.  Students...
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Building a Quadratic Function Form

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Comparing the movement of graphs geometrically when small changes are made to the parent function motivates this collaborative discussion on the transformations of functions to their various forms. Vertical and horizontal shifts due to...
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Functions and Transformation

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students transform functions from the parent across the coordinate plane. In this algebra lesson, students investigate function notations, graphing and identification of graphing and its purpose.
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How Do You Graph a Quadratic Equation in Intercept Form?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Watch this video and find out how to graph a quadratic equation when it's in intercept form! After going through the different forms of quadratic equations, an instructor leads viewers through an example problem. For the example problem,...
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Exploring Exponential Graphs

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Using a graphing calculator, your algebra 2 learners compare and contrast parent exponential graphs with their transformations. Range, horizontal asymptotes, y-intercepts and general graph changes are some of the characteristics the...
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Stretching and Shrinking Graphs of Functions

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Why is that graph wider? Pupils learn about stretching and shrinking graphs of square root, absolute value, cubic, and quadratic functions. They study both vertical and horizontal stretches and shrinks in addition to reflections. 
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Student Exploration: Transformation of Functions

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Pupils explore different types of function notation by creating their own function to input values. The directions aren't available but you can manipulate the document to either create your own functions for the class, or allow them to...
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Transformation of Functions

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students perform transformation, rotation and reflection on functions. In this algebra lesson, students identify different parts of a graph and how it affects the transformation. They find the domain and range of each function.
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Combining Transformations

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders explore transformations of functions. In this functions lesson, 10th graders explore the affects of the given points and in a general rule. Students make calculations and graph various functions on their graphing...
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Logarithmic Modeling

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Explore logarithms and logarithmic regression. Young mathematicians first learn about inverse functions and about the logarithm function family. They take their newfound knowledge to use logarithmic functions to model situations and...
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Translations and Scale Changes

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Pupils perform translation and transformation of functions. In this algebra lesson, students write the formula for the different transformation and graph given translation. They compare the change to the parent function.
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Vertical and Horizontal Shifts

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students perform vertical and horizontal shifts. In this algebra lesson, student move their graphs around on the coordinate plane. They differentiate between vertical-and horizontal shifts.
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Translations and Reflections in Trig Graphs

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students identify the tirgonometric ratios and their identities. For this trigonometry lesson, students graph trig functions and use reflection and translations to move the graph around. They relate science and technology to the concept...

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