# Horizontal & Vertical Shifts of Linear Functions

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### Which of the following is involved in a vertical shift? A. A change in slope B. A change in the value of the y-intercept C. A movement along the y-axis

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### 2. Here are two functions: Function 1: y = 3x + 1 Function 2: y = 3x + 4 How does the graph of Function 2 look, compared to the graph of Function 1?

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You can test what you know about horizontal and vertical shifts of linear functions by taking this multiple-choice quiz. When you answer the questions, you'll be responsible for knowing about topics like the element(s) of a vertical shift and the attribute(s) of a horizontal shift.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet will assess how much you know about these points:

• Comparison between two functions on a graph
• Which element of y = mx + b is changed by a vertical shift
• Upwards movement in a horizontal shift

## Skills Practiced

• Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast two functions that are depicted on a graph
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the characteristic(s) of a horizontal shift and an example of a change in a vertical shift
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the part(s) of a vertical shift