anonymous
  • anonymous
Can anything be said about the graph of a function that has a 2nd derivative that is always equal to zero. Please give reason(s) for your answer.
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anonymous
  • anonymous
If the second derivative is always 0, then the first derivative must always be a constant. If the first derivative is a constant then the function must be a line (the slope of the line never changes).
anonymous
  • anonymous
Does that make sense?
anonymous
  • anonymous
yes

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anonymous
  • anonymous
thx
anonymous
  • anonymous
the function is "linear" as polpak just said.
amistre64
  • amistre64
the function would be a horizontal line right?
amistre64
  • amistre64
y = 4 y'=0
anonymous
  • anonymous
not necessarily
amistre64
  • amistre64
are we talking about the value for y'? or y' itself?
anonymous
  • anonymous
y'' = 0, Therefore y' = C, therefore y = Cx
amistre64
  • amistre64
ahhh.... y'' these old eyes cant see that much anynore :)

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