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Edutopia
 3 years ago
F(x) = 1/(x^24), such that F''(x) = (6x^28)/(x^24)^3
I am asked to find the intervals of concavity and possible points of inflection. But....
Edutopia
 3 years ago
F(x) = 1/(x^24), such that F''(x) = (6x^28)/(x^24)^3 I am asked to find the intervals of concavity and possible points of inflection. But....

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Edutopia
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0When i set F''(x)=0 then i get a value (+2/sqrt(3)) and WOLF says that this graph has no points of inflection (because it is asymptotic). What am i misunderstanding?

NoelGreco
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The minus sign in the numerator of F'' should be a plus sign. That makes the numerator always >0.

calculusfunctions
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let me know if you're on line at he same time I am and I'll explain.
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