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Unformatted text preview: '+ = x x x f ) (a) Find the intervals where f is increasing or decreasing. (b) Find the intervals where f is concave up or concave down. (c) Find all local extrema and inflection points. (d) Find the equations of all asymptotes. Page 4 10/18/2011 6 [10 pts] . A rectangular box with volume 18 cubic meters is to be built with a square base and NO top. The material used for the bottom panel costs $2 per square meter while the material used for the side panels costs $1.5 per square meter. Find the minimum cost to build such a box. 7. [10 pts]. Use Newton’s Method to approximate 15 . (a) Construct a function ) ( x f such that 15 is a root of ) ( = x f (b) Find an initial guess x of the solution then use Newton’s method to construct 1 x and 2 x ....
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 Calculus, Derivative, Convex function, Concave function

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