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- anonymous

2. Heinz has a list of possible functions. Pick one of the g(x) functions below, show how to find the zeros, and then describe to Heinz the other key features of g(x).
• g(x) = x3 – x2 – 4x + 4
• g(x) = x3 + 2x2 – 9x – 18
• g(x) = x3 – 3x2 – 4x + 12
• g(x) = x3 + 2x2 – 25x – 50
• g(x) = 2x3 + 14x2 – 2x – 14

- anonymous

@butterflydreamer why do you keep coming here and leaving???

- butterflydreamer

LOOOOL because i want to help xD BUT i'm not that great at this -.-

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- anonymous

Haha its fine, I was just like "the heck is she doing leaving and coming?" Well do you have anyone you know who can help me?

- butterflydreamer

sorrry xD I'm pretty sure the qualified helpers can help :)
Firstly you should choose one of the g(x) functions to use

- butterflydreamer

for the first part, when you want to find the 0's, you set g(x) = 0... then factorise and solve for x.
So e.g. if you use the first one: g(x) = x^3 - x^2 - 4x + 4
\[g(x) = x^3 - x^2 -4x + 4 \rightarrow x^3 - x^2 - 4x + 4 = 0 \]

- butterflydreamer

you can factorise that to get:
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- anonymous

Ok

- anonymous

@butterflydreamer so the answer is x= +-2,1

- butterflydreamer

hmm yeah, but only if YOU choose to use the first equation.
I'd suggest you pick a different one on your own though :)

- anonymous

@butterflydreamer here is the other question.
3. Provide a rough sketch of g(x). Label or identify the key features on the graph.

- butterflydreamer

when you identify the zeros of a function, the values of x will be your x-values when y = 0.
So basically, when g (x) = 0 , x = -2 , + 2 , 1
Note: (-2, 0) , (2, 0), (1,0) are your x-intercepts basically.
looking at your relation: \[g(x) = x^3 - x^2 - 4x+ x \]
Can you see that your relation is a cubic? Since the highest degree is 3.
Also note how x^3 is POSITIVE and not -x^3.
So it's positive curve.

- anonymous

Ok. So I how would I do the graph though? I will have to use a curved line correct?

- butterflydreamer

so try to graph it.. knowing that it is:
- a positive cubic curve
- has 3 x-intercepts at ( -2, 0) , (2, 0), (1, 0)
OH i forgot, also work out your y-intercept :)
so when x = 0 , y= ?
to do this we have : y = x^3 - x^2 - 4x + 4 so set x = 0 and we get
\[y = (0)^3 - (0)^2 - 4(0) + 4 = ? \]
TO SUMMARISE. To sketch a cubic:
1. identify if it is a positive/negative cubic curve (ask yourself if x^3 is + / -)
2. find x-intercepts (set y = 0)
3. find y-intercept (set x = 0)
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- anonymous

Ok I think I get it. Thank you so very much!!!

- butterflydreamer

you're welcome :)
hope it was helpful LOLLL (i tried xD)

- anonymous

Well I do I have one last one. Sorry! I didn't see it lol. I'll post it see if you can help me with it.

- butterflydreamer

okey dokeyy

- anonymous

4. Esmeralda is graphing a polynomial function as a parabola. Before she begins graphing it, explain how to find the vertex. Make sure you include how to determine if it will be a maximum or minimum point. Use an example quadratic function to help you explain and provide its graph.

- butterflydreamer

okaay, this question is hard for me to explain.. LOL close this question and post it as a new one :) I'm sure many other users will be able to help you :)

- anonymous

OK thank you lotts!!!

- butterflydreamer

noo problem :D

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