# How do you graph y=-1+cotx?

Jun 24, 2018

Below

#### Explanation:

$y = \cot x - 1$ is basically your $y = \cot x$ graph shifted downwards by 1 unit.

graph{cotx [-10, 10, -5, 5]}
Above is $y = \cot x$

Now, the same graph but shifted a unit downwards

graph{cotx -1 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}