# How do you sketch the graph of #y=2(x-2)^2# and describe the transformation?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 26, 2018

There are two transformations applied to the graph: **a vertical stretch by a scale factor of 2** and **a translation 2 units to the right.**

#### Explanation:

In order to sketch the graph, know that the vertex will be

Here's the graph:

graph{2(x-2)^2 [-8, 12, -1, 9]}