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2-12.

Compare whether each function below is an even function, an odd function, or neither.

Definition of an even function:

Definition of an odd function:it's even!*a*) it's NOT odd.

Refer to hint and steps in part (a).

Refer to hint and steps in part (a).

Even functions are symmetrical over the

-axis.

Odd functions are symmetrical about the origin.Sketch a graph of

and describe the symmetry.