The range of a secant function is (−∞,−4]∪[8,∞). The equations of two consecutive asymptotes of the function are x=-𝜋 and x=𝜋 . The function is not a reflection over the x-axis.
What is the equation of this secant function? Write the equation and state the parts of the equation. Show/explain how you found the various parts of the equation.