Trigonometric Graphs

New Zealand

Level 7 - NCEA Level 2

To produce the graph of $y=5\tan x$`y`=5`t``a``n``x`, will a dilation by a factor of $5$5 from the $x$`x`-axis stretch or compress the graph of $y=\tan x$`y`=`t``a``n``x` vertically?

Stretch

A

Compress

B

Easy

Less than a minute

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