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Using Derivatives to Find Absolute Maximum and Minimum Values 1. Consider f(x) = x3 +~§mx2 "fix—s4 _ b. List all critical values of f c. For each given interval, complete the table and ﬁnd the absolute maximum and minimum values of f on
the given interval : (i) on [—2, 0] (ii) on [—2 ,2} Absolute minimum value Absolute minimum value
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of x at which each extremum occurs. Find f'(x) ' Absolute minimum value
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