# How do you graph #y = |x-3|#?

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Apr 2, 2017

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#### Explanation:

The two vertical lines signify something called the 'absolute value'.

This is a process that make whatever the answer inside the two lines it is considered as being positive.

So suppose

The

The consequence is that you get a general shape of a graph that is like a V.

The bottom point of the V (the pointed end) is where