# Graphing Absolute Values Teacher Resources

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#### Twelve Graphing Absolute Value Equations

For Students 9th - 11th
In this graphing absolute value worksheet, students graph twelve absolute value equations on the grids provided.  The solutions are provided.
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#### Graphing Absolute Value Equations

For Students 8th - 10th
In this algebra worksheet, students graph absolute value equations and use translations to move the graph around on a coordinate plane. There are 4 questions with an answer key.
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#### Senior Analysis: Graphing Rational Functions

For Students 10th - 12th
Budding mathematicians graph given functions, identify the asymptotes, graph absolute values, and write a table of points. This three-page worksheet contains 23 problems.
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#### Graphing Absolute Value Functions

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
The skill set for this lesson is to have learners use tables to generate functions and functions to generate graphs. They work through a series of worksheets with the instructor to determine absolute value, domain, x and y intercept and...
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#### Solving and Graphing Absolute Value Inequalities

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
Turning absolute value inequalities into compound inequalities and graphing them is an algorithmic skill that many young algebrists memorize instead of working to understand. This presentation really emphasizes the how's and why's of...
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#### Graphing Absolute Value Functions

For Students 9th
In this graphing absolute value functions instructional activity, 9th graders solve and complete 12 different types of problems. First, they graph each equation shown on the appropriate graph provided, Then, students solve for each...
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#### Connecting Graphing and Solving Absolute Value Equations and Functions

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Can you solve an equation graphically? Absolutely! This Algebra II lesson makes the connection between solving an absolute value equation and graphing two functions. Graphing absolute value functions is presented through the process of...
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#### Absolute Value Graphing and Translations

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young mathematicians explore how to graph absolute value equations and how these equations can be translated vertically and horizontally. They also use coordinate geometry to locate objects in both two and three dimensions.
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#### Graphing Absolute value Inequalities

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars investigate the concept of inequalities and practice graphing them at various degrees of difficulty. They review the basic rules with the teacher at the level of theory which may make it harder for them to understand...
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#### Lesson 2-5: Absolute Value Functions and Graphs

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
What is absolute value? What is an absolute value function? Emerging mathematicians solve equations containing variables inside an absolute value sign.  They graph each function on a coordinate plane and identify the maximum and minimum...
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#### 6.5 Absolute-Value Equations and Inequalities

For Students 8th - 10th
For this absolute value equations worksheet, students solve absolute-value equations and inequalities. They graph answers on a number line. This one-page worksheet contains 34 problems.
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#### Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

For Students 7th - 9th Standards
A teacher's guide precedes the five-page worksheet on solving absolute value problems. A summary, essential question, launch and exploration activities are suggested to go along with the assignment. You might want to know that the...
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#### Piecewise Defined Functions

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
Graph piecewise functions as your learners work to identify the different values that will make a piecewise function a true statement. They identify function notations and graph basic polynomial functions. This lesson includes a series...
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#### Absolute Value Inequalities

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders explore the concept of absolute value inequalities. In this absolute value inequality lesson, 10th graders solve absolute value inequalities through lecture and practice. Students graph absolute value inequalities on a...
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#### What Does the Constant 'h' do in y = |x-h|?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Translating the graph of an absolute value equation horizontally based on the value of a constant, seems to be a big task. That sentence was a mouthful. So what does it all mean? Click on this video to observe the instructor illustrate...
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#### How Do You Figure Out if an Absolute Value Inequality is an AND or OR Compound Inequality?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
The problem is to determine if a given inequality represents an AND or OR compound inequality. There has to be a way to make that determination. Well, one way is to graph it on a number line and actually see what happens. Do the lines...
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#### What Does the Constant 'k' do in y = |x|+k?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
How do you translate absolute value equations vertically? What's a parent equation? What is a constant k in an equation? How does the value of the constant k change the graph of the equation vertically? So many questions. Watch as the...
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#### How Do You Write an Equation for a Translation of an Absolute Value Function?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Translate an absolute value equation, horizontally and vertically. First, what is the form of an absolute value equation? There are several variables that represent specific pieces in this equation. Vertical, horizontal, constant,...
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#### Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

For Students 8th - 9th
Algebra learners solve three problems related to the graph shown. First, they graph the data showing the distance from a cone versus time. Then, they determine the function that has a graph that is typically V-shaped and why the graph...
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#### Chapters 8 & 9: Functions and Graphing

For Students 10th - 12th
How many problems can your learners solve without using their calculators? They solve problems containing absolute value, exponents, and rational roots. This three-page worksheet contains 18 multi-step problems, and it was originally...
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#### Graphs - Labels, Formulas, Pictures

For Students 8th - 9th
In this graphs worksheet, students identify and match 8 different labels found in the left-side of the sheet. First, they identify the relationship between labels, formulas, and graphs. Then, students match each label to its correct...
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#### Solving Absolute Value Inequalities

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
You know how to find absolute values and you know how to solve inequalities — but what happens when these two concepts are in the same problem? A YouTube video first reviews absolute values and moves on to solving absolute value...
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#### Unit 5 WS 5: Transformations of Absolute Value Functions

For Students 9th - 12th
In this transformations of absolute value functions worksheet, students solve 18 graphing and short answer problems. Students graph absolute value functions that have been shifted horizontally, vertically and stretched/shrunk. Students...
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#### Graphs Involving Absolute Value

For Students 9th - 11th
In this Algebra I/Algebra II worksheet, students graph absolute value functions.  The two page worksheet contains four multiple choice questions.  Answers are included.