# Translations Part 1

- Author:
- Peter Sassman

- Topic:
- Translation

This applet has 5 different functions. Your goals, will be to see how the function f(x) is transformed, when going to f(x)+d.
You can move slider "d", and push "Switch Function" to cycle through the 5 available functions. Try it out, and then answer the questions below.

This type of transformation, is called

**translations**.**Question 1:**Using the word**translation**, describe the effect of "d", when**d>0**, when y=f(x) is transformed to y=f(x)+d.**Be specific!****Question 2:**Using the word**translation**, describe the effect of "d", when**d<0**, when y=f(x) is transformed to y=f(x)+d. Be specific!