# How do you determine whether the graph of #y^2=x^2# is symmetric with respect to the x axis, y axis or neither?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 24, 2017

#### Answer:

Symmetrical about both x and y axes.

#### Explanation:

For symmetry about the y axis, see if

Here you have:

So

Likewise, for symmetry about the x axis, see if

In this case: