# How do you find the amplitude and period for y= 6 sin x?

Apr 27, 2015

In general for an equality of the form
$y = a \cdot \sin \left(b \cdot x\right)$
the amplitude is $a$
and
the period is $\frac{2 \pi}{b}$

So
$y = 6 \sin \left(x\right)$
has an amplitude of $6$
and
a period of $2 \pi$