University of Calgary - Faculty of Science Department of Mathematics and Statistics AMAT 217-L01 - L06 - Fall 2010 - Final

Examination Closed Book , No Calculators.
01. Let g (x) = ax 2 + b x ≤ −2 − 8x − 3 x > − 2

Find the values of the constant real numbers a and b such that the function g is differentiable at x = − 2. 02. Find an equation of the line tangent to the curve y = x 3 − x − 1 which passes through the point (0 , −3). 03. Determine the slope of the line tangent to the curve sin(y − 1) = x 3 + xy 2 − 2 at the point (1, 1) on the curve.
4 2 04. Evaluate ∫ 24x + 2x + 3 dx x

05. Assume the function f(x) = x 2 − 2x + 3 , x ≥ 1 has an inverse. Find a formula for y = f 06. Let g be an inverse function of f . Using the table of values below, find g ߰ ( 1 ). 2 x f (x ) f ߰ (x ) 2 9 07. If y = cos(e x ) + e cos(x) , find dy . dx 08. Find the derivative of y = [cosh(x)] x . 4 1 2 5 −7

−1

(x )

09. The half life of a radioactive substance is 60 years. In how many years will three − fourth of the original amount have disintegrated? 10. If sinh(x) = − 4 , find the exact value of cosh(x). 3 11. The voltage V in volts , the resistance R in ohms , and the current I in amperes are related by the formula V = I R. The current in an electrical system is decreasing at the rate of 3 amperes / s while the voltage remains constant at 9 volts. At what rate is the resistance changing at the instant the current is 6 amperes? 12. Newton’s method with initial approximation x 0 is used to approximate a real root of the equation x 4 − 2 = 0. Determine the value of Newton’s method iteration x 1 .
3 2 13. Evaluate lim 2x 3− 3x 2 − 12x + 24 x − x − 8x + 2 x→2

14. Find lim (5 − x 2 )
x → 2+

1 x−2

15. Let f (x) = 3x 4 − 4x 3 + 5 . Find the x and y coordinates of local maxima & local minima of the function f. 16. Let f (x) = 18(x − 2) 2/3 + 9(x − 2) −1/3 . The first and second order derivatives of f are respectively given by f ߰ (x ) = 3(4x − 9) 4(3 − x ) , f ߰߰ (x) = . Determine the x and y coordinates of points of inflection of f. ( x − 2 ) 4/ 3 ( x − 2 ) 7/ 3

17. Find the equations of the vertical asymptotes of x2 + x + 2 − 2 . x4 − x2 18. Find the equations of the horizontal asymptotes of the function f (x ) = 12 − x 2 x2 + 2 5 + 6 e− x 1 + 2 e− x x<4 x≥4

f (x ) =

19. Find the the linearization L(x) of f (x) = tan −1 (x) about x = 1. 20. Let L(x) be the linearization of the function f about x = a. Assume that f is concave up on an open interval containing a. Which of the following statements is true : (I) f (x) > L(x) for all x near a. (III) f (x) < L(x) for all x near a. 21. Evaluate ∫ 22. Find ∫ 6x dx . (6x − 1) 2 (II) f (a) > L(a) (IV) f (a) < L(a)

1 dx e x + e −x

23. Determine lim
x→0

∫0

2x

(e − t − 1) dt x3

2

24. Find the area of the region enclosed by the parabola y = 3x 2 − x and the straight line y = 5x. 25. Calculate the volume of the solid generated by revolving the region between the curves y = x 2 , y = 3x , 0 ≤ x ≤ 1 , about the y − axis.

Solutions to AMAT 217 Final