Jump Discontinuities: Definition & Concept


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How many jump discontinuities do you see?

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1. How many jump discontinuities are shown on this graph?

2. How many regions are piecewise functions limited to?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your knowledge of jump discontinuities and how they work with this quiz and worksheet combo. Critical topics to know for the quiz include what a jump discontinuity looks like and the properties of piecewise functions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Piecewise functions
  • What jump discontinuities look like
  • Your ability to find jump discontinuities in a graph
  • Knowing the difference between open and closed circles on a graph

Skills Practiced

These assessments will let you practice the following skills:

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as open and closed circles
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve jump discontinuity practice problems
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify jump discontinuities in a function

Additional Learning

Refer to the related lesson called Jump Discontinuities: Definition & Concept to find out more. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Define jump discontinuity
  • Learn about graphing piecewise functions
  • Examine examples of jump discontinuities