# How do you graph #y=abs(x+1)# using a table?

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Dec 20, 2017

#### Answer:

See explanation.

#### Explanation:

You really only need three points to graph an absolute value equation from a table: the vertex and then a point to the left and another to the right. I usually make those two points equidistant from the vertex.

To find the

So for my table I'll use

Now plot the points and connect them with the correct shape (a V with the vertex at