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1-56.

Consider the functions and . . 1-56 HW eTool (Desmos). Homework Help ✎

  1. What is f(5)?

    Substitute for every in .

  1. What is ?

    Substitute for every in .

  1. What is ?

    Refer to part (a).

  1. What is ?

    Refer to part (b).

    undefined

  1. Describe the domain of .

    Are there any numbers that can't be squared?

    The domain of is all real numbers.

  1. Describe the domain of .

    What kinds of numbers have no square root? What values of will keep the expression inside the square root symbol positive or zero?

    The domain of is all numbers greater than or equal to .

  1. Why is the domain of one of these functions more restrictive than the other?

    See the hints for parts (e) and (f).

    They are different because the square root of a negative is undefined, whereas
    any real number can be squared.

Use the graphed functions in the eTool below to answer each part.
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