Parent Functions: Graphs & Examples


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Identify the parent function of y = x^2 + 3 and y = 10x^2 + 7.

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1. Identify the parent function of y = x + 30 and y = x/2 - 70.

2. Identify the parent function of y = x^3 + x^2 + 3 and y = (x^3)/10

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Evaluate your knowledge of parent functions by working through the quiz and worksheet. Different types and examples are topics covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The objective of the quiz and worksheet is to check your knowledge of:

  • A function whose graph is a straight line
  • The equation of a family of functions that has the simplest form
  • Parent functions

Skills Practiced

If you make your way through this assessment, you can practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on parent functions
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about identifying parent functions
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as linear function and parent function

Additional Learning

To learn more, simply go through the lesson titled Parent Functions: Graphs & Examples. You can acquire more knowledge about:

  • Types of functions
  • Examples of parent functions and families of functions
  • The meaning of a family of functions