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Grade 12 Advanced Functions help please!
Use the degree and the sign of the leading coefficient to determine the value of the constant finite differences.
f(x) = 4x^3 +2x^2  x +5
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Grade 12 Advanced Functions help please! Use the degree and the sign of the leading coefficient to determine the value of the constant finite differences. f(x) = 4x^3 +2x^2  x +5
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pottersheepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
How do I do that? I know the degree is 3, and the sign is negative... Thanks!
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niravshah08Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I don't know what constant finite diff. Is but i think it will be 2x. I got this by dividing the first term by the second term
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pottersheepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no that's not the answer but thanks anyways
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pottersheepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Does anyone else know?
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It can be done without calculus.
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You can make a long table of values
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think a shortcut is to multiply the leading coefficient by twice the degree.
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It works for this example and another that I tried, but it might not work in all cases.
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Since the degree of the function is 3 . we look at 4x^3
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the 3th diferences are constant.
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pottersheepBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks ~ I haven't taken calculus yet so I just had to make really long tables for all of my questions. I got the right answers tho! :)
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