Notes – 4.

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INCREASING - _____________________________________________________________________

DECREASING - _____________________________________________________________________

Ex 1: Find where the function f(x) = 3x4 – 4x3 – 12x2 + 5 is increasing and where it is decreasing

THE FIRST DERIVATIVE TEST:

If f’ changes from ___________ to __________, then f has a local ________________

If f’ changes from ___________ to __________, then f has a local ________________

If f’ ________________ __________, then ____________________________________

Ex 2: Find the local max and min for the function in Ex 1.

Ex 3: Find the local maximum and minimum values of the function g(x) = x + 2sinx on [0, 2pi]

Notes – 4.3
 CONCAVE UP - _______________________________________________________________________

CONCAVE DOWN - ____________________________________________________________________

INFLECTION POINT - ___________________________________________________________________

THE SECOND DERIVATIVE TEST:

If f’=0 AND f“ is _____________, then f has a local ________________

If f’=0 AND f“ is _____________, then f has a local ________________

If f’=0 AND f“ is _____________, then ________________

EX 4: Sketch a possible graph of a function f that satisfies the following conditions:
 f(0) = 0
 f(2) = 3
 f(4) = 6
 f’(0) = f’(4) = 0
 f’(x) > 0 for 0 < x < 4
 f’(x) < 0 for x <0 and for x > 4
 f”(x) > 0 for x < 2
 f”(x) < 0 for x > 2

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Notes – 4.3
EX 5: Discuss the curve y = x4 – 4x3, then sketch.

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Notes – 4.3
EX 6: Sketch the function f(x) = x2/3(6 – x)1/3

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