# Question #23a8d

##### 1 Answer

You divide your graph into 3 parts also.

One for the case when

When

Needless to say, this equation is linear.

To graph, select any 2 numbers that satisfy

Substitute the values into the equation to get the corresponding

Finally, connect the points.

For simplicity, let's choose

Connect

Since the equation is only true for

end until

the point hollow.

When

Graph this by drawing a point at

Finally when

Again, this equation is linear.

Choose any two values of

For demonstration, let's choose

Connect the points

Extend this up to the point where

Similar to the case when

Extend your other end indefinitely and you have your graph.