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anonymous

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I'll FAN & MEDAL just please helpp!!! The degree of the polynomial function represented by the graph is__________, and its leading coefficient is_______________.

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  1. anonymous
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  2. anonymous
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    @ganeshie8

  3. ganeshie8
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    start by counting the number of peaks/valleys |dw:1437061240144:dw|

  4. anonymous
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    ok 4?

  5. ganeshie8
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    Really ? I see only 3 peaks/valleys : |dw:1437061365384:dw|

  6. anonymous
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    yes exactly

  7. anonymous
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    oh ok

  8. ganeshie8
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    the degree is at least 1 more than the number of peaks/valleys so the degree could be 3+1 = "4"

  9. ganeshie8
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    the graph is facing down and the degree, 4 is even, so the leading coefficient must be negative.

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    ok thank you soo much:)

  11. ganeshie8
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    yw

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