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 one year ago
Identify intervals on which the function is increasing, decreasing, or constant.
g(x) = 1  (x  6)2
 one year ago
Identify intervals on which the function is increasing, decreasing, or constant. g(x) = 1  (x  6)2

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Loser66
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1calculate g'(x) , let it =0 to get the value of critical points. Plug each of them into g(x) to find value of g(x) at those points. Then, compare them, make table to know in which interval it increasing/decreasing /saddle.

IBhardcore
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is it 6 or +6 in the answer?

cwrw238
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1can you find g'(x) or do you need help?

IBhardcore
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, I know its going to be either increasing <6 and decreasing >  6 or increasing < 6 and decreasing > 6

cwrw238
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1g'(x) = 2(x  6) = 0 at critical points x  6 = 0 x = 6 to find if this is a maximum or a minimum we find g"(x) this = 2 negative gives a maximum so its is increasing for x < 6, maximum at x = 6 and decreasing for x > 6

cwrw238
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=y+%3D+1++%28x++6%29%5E2
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