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Graphing Inverse Variations

Graphing Inverse Variations

Author: Kelsey Hennen

To help the learner confidently know how to graph inverse variations.

This packet will review inverse variation, how to graph inverse variation, what a hyperbola is, and how to identify domain and range.

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Key Terms

Steps for Graphing an Inverse Variation:

1. Make a plot-table.

2. Plot the points and draw the curves.

3. Find and draw the asymptotes.

4. Find the domain and range.

Wait!! How do I find the asymptotes!?

Domain and Range...what!?


Practice Problems

Try to do these problems on your own and check the answers to make sure you did each step correctly. Good luck!