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Write a complete description of the graph shown at right.

A upward pointing absolute value graph with the vertex at (negative 2, comma negative 1) and going through the points (negative 3 ,comma 0),  (negative 1, comma 0) and (0 comma 1).

1. What shape is the graph?
2. What direction does the graph open?
3. Where is the graph increasing/decreasing?
4. What are the intercepts?
5. Are there any special points?
6. Is there a line of symmetry?

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