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Graphing Piecewise Functions in Precalculus Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The set of input, or x, values for which the function is defined is called the _____.

Question 2 2. What is the domain of this function?

Question 3 3.

Which portion(s) of this piecewise function would include an open endpoint?

f(x) = 2x +3, x>2

f(x) = 3x - 4, x = 2

f(x) = x-2, x <2

Question 4 4. What is the most common piecewise function?

Question 5 5. What is the domain of a piecewise function?

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Question 6 6. If f(x) represents the left part of the black graph and g(x) represents the right part of the black graph, then what piecewise function represents the red graph?

Question 7 7. In which function has f(x) been shifted up 2 units and 7 units to the right?

Question 8 8. Which piecewise function is represented by this graph?

Question 9 9.

Evaluate the following piecewise function for x = 0 and x = 5.

f(x) = 2x - 3, x < 0

f(x) = x² - 1, x = 0

f(x) = x + 3, x > 0

Question 10 10.

Which graph represents this piecewise function?

f(x) = 2x, x < 1

f(x) = x² - 1, x≥1

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Question 11 11. What is the domain of this function?

Question 12 12. Take the following function, shift it up 1 unit, and reflect it about the x-axis:

Question 13 13. What translations have been made to g(x)?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a piecewise function?

Question 15 15.

Your cell phone plan costs $75/month and gives you unlimited talking time and 500 text messages per month. After 500 text messages, it costs $0.10 per text you send.

If you send 870 texts in January, how much is your total cell phone bill?

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Question 16 16. What translations have been made to f(x)?

Question 17 17. All of the following are piecewise functions, EXCEPT:

Question 18 18.

Evaluate the following piecewise function for x = 2 and x = -7.

f(x) = 2x + 3, x ≤ -5

f(x) = x³, x > -5

Question 19 19. What is the domain of this function?

Question 20 20.

You have a summer job that pays time and a half for overtime (any hours over 40 in a week). Overtime is 1.5 times your hourly rate of $7.00/hr.

How much money will you make if you work 50 hours in one week?

Graphing Piecewise Functions in Precalculus Chapter Exam Instructions

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