# Reflection in the axes

- Author:
- Jing Jie

- Topic:
- Reflection

Think carefully, how the graph will look like when it is reflected in the x-axis.
Think carefully, how the graph will look like when it is reflected in the y-axis.

**Reflection in the**

*x*-axis## Observation 1

Write down the equations of the new curve after going through this transformation.

## Observation 2

Sketch the graph after this transformation.

## Observation 3

Let (4, 2) be a point on the curve . Observe and write down the new coordinates of this point after going through this transformation?
Label this point on the transformed graph that you have drawn in Observation 2.

## Observation 4

Which value is changed?

## Observation 5

What is the replacement of variable involved in transforming the graph of to ?
Replace

*y*by ___________**Reflection in the**

*y*-axis## Observation 1

Write down the equations of the new curve after going through this transformation.

## Observation 2

Sketch the graph after this transformation.

## Observation 3

Let (4, 2) be a point on the curve . Observe and write down the new coordinates of this point after going through this transformation?
Label this point on the transformed graph that you have drawn in Observation 2.

## Observation 4

Which value is changed?

## Observation 5

What is the replacement of variable involved in transforming the graph of to ?
Replace

*x*by ___________**Collect the letters to unlock the solution:**The 5th (Last) letter of the password to the solution is

**R**