Surjection/Examples/Doubling Function on Reals

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Example of Surjection

Let $f: \R \to \R$ be the real function defined as:

$\forall x \in \R: \map f x = 2 x$

Then $f$ is a surjection.


For $f$ to be a surjection, it is necessary that:

$\forall y \in \R: \exists x \in \R: y = 2 x$

This is the case.

Thus $f$ is a surjection by definition.