Phase Shift: Definition & Formula


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Another way to refer to a phase shift is a:

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1. To shift f(x) by 2 units to the left, use:

2. If y = 2x, then y = 2x - 1, is a shift to the right by:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Your task will be to answer questions that have to do with phase shifts. Topics will be in relation to the calculation and components of a phase shift.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Particularly, you'll demonstrate your awareness of:

  • Another term for phase shift
  • The way phase shift works
  • Identify the shift based on an equation

Skills Practiced

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve phase shift practice problems
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about a term that's synonymous for phase shift
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related phase shifting lesson

Additional Learning

If you decide to read our affiliated lesson named Phase Shift: Definition & Formula, you'll have the chance to learn an even greater amount about:

  • What phase shifting is
  • Define transformation and independent variable
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  • The idea of a transformed equation