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Click to edit Master subtitle style April 29, 2011 Sections 8.1-8.2
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Exam 4 We are on schedule for Exam 4 to be Wednesday, May 11. It will cover Section 7.1-8.8 (the parts we cover) We have 4 more lectures over new material
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Review session on Tuesday, May 10? A-6-7 pmB-7-8 pm C-8-9 pmD-9-10 pm E-Not necessary
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Polynomial Functions y = anxn + an-1xn-1 + … + a1x + a0 Example: y = 6x4 – 5x2 + 2x - 5 Is a combination (adding/subtracting) of power functions (we look a bit more at this idea in 8.6- 8.7) Graph is studied in detail in Calculus Too complicated for us to look at much right now We will look at one special case of polynomials
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y = ax2 + bx + c This function describes lots of things Flight of a ball Revenue (R = price*x, where price depends on x) Graph is always a parabola Could do this by simplifying to a(x-h)2 + k to see how it is shifted and stretched (and use techniques we’ll learn in 8.6-8.7). We will look at another way to analyze the
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