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Unformatted text preview: in Step 3. The second row is the SIGNS of the f values at the test points. For each interval, the test number is selected as some point in the interval. If the value of f is positive, then f ( x ) > 0 for all numbers x in the interval. If the value of f is negative, then f ( x ) < 0 for all numbers x in the interval. If the inequality has the equal sign (i.e., or ), then include the zeros of f . Important notation : [ a, b ) means the point a is included in the interval, but the point b is not. 1 2 Examples Example 4 2...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2011 for the course MAC 1147 taught by Professor Nuegyen during the Spring '11 term at FSU.
- Spring '11