# Exponential Functions - Basics

- Author:
- Accesscd

- Topic:
- Exponent, Exponential Functions, Functions

This is a graph of the function f(x) = a^x. Use the slider to adjust a. Try to explore the questions below.
1. What happens when 0<a<1? When a>1? When a = 1? When a <0?
2. How does changing a affect the y-intercept? Explain your answer.
3. How does changing a affect the horizontal intercept?
3. What happens to the graph as c becomes more positive? As c becomes more negative?