 4.1: Find G(0) if G is a linear function such that G(1) 2 and G(2) 11. 2.
 4.2: (a) Let f(x) 3x2 6x 10. For which input x is the value of the funct...
 4.3: Suppose the function p 100 (0 x 12) relates the selling price p of ...
 4.4: Graph the function y 1(x 1)3 .
 4.5: Graph the function y (x 4)(x 1)(x 1).
 4.6: Graph the function f(x) x2 4x 5. Specify the vertex, the x and yi...
 4.7: A factory owner buys a new machine for $1000. After five years, the...
 4.8: Graph the function y 2(x 3)4 . Does the graph cross the yaxis? If ...
 4.9: Graph the function y (3x 5)/(x 2). Specify all intercepts and asymp...
 4.10: What is the largest area possible for a right triangle in which the...
 4.11: Graph the function y x/[(x 2)(x 4)].
 4.12: Let P(x, y) be a point [other than (1, 1)] on the graph of f(x) x3 ...
 4.13: A rectangle is inscribed in a circle. The circumference of the circ...
 4.14: Give a reason why each of the following two graphs cannot represent...
 4.15: In Exercises 1518, find equations for the linear functions satisfyi...
 4.16: In Exercises 1518, find equations for the linear functions satisfyi...
 4.17: In Exercises 1518, find equations for the linear functions satisfyi...
 4.18: In Exercises 1518, find equations for the linear functions satisfyi...
 4.19: In Exercises 1922, graph the quadratic functions. In each case, spe...
 4.20: In Exercises 1922, graph the quadratic functions. In each case, spe...
 4.21: In Exercises 1922, graph the quadratic functions. In each case, spe...
 4.22: In Exercises 1922, graph the quadratic functions. In each case, spe...
 4.23: Find the distance between the vertices of the two parabolas y x2 4x...
 4.24: Find the value of a, given that the maximum value of the function f...
 4.25: Suppose that an object is thrown vertically upward (from ground lev...
 4.26: Let f(x) 4x2 x 1 and g(x) (x 3)/2. (a) For which input will the val...
 4.27: Find all values of b such that the minimum distance from the point ...
 4.28: What number exceeds onehalf its square by the greatest amount?
 4.29: Suppose that x y Find the minimum value of the quantity x2 y2 .
 4.30: For which numbers t will the value of 9t 2 t 4 be as large as possi...
 4.31: Find the maximum area possible for a right triangle with a hypotenu...
 4.32: For which point (x, y) on the curve y 1 x2 is the sum x y a maximum?
 4.33: Let f(x) x2 (a2 2a)x 2a3 , where 0 a 2. For which value of a will t...
 4.34: Suppose that the function p 160 relates the selling price p of an i...
 4.35: A piece of wire 16 cm long is cut into two pieces. Let x denote the...
 4.36: Find all real numbers that are fixed points of the given functions....
 4.37: In the following figure, PQRS is a square with sides parallel to th...
 4.38: Let f(x) x2 2. Find two numbers a and b (a b) such that f(a) b and ...
 4.39: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.40: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.41: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.42: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.43: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.44: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.45: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.46: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.47: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.48: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.49: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.50: In Exercises 3950, graph each function and specify the x and yint...
 4.51: The range of the function y x2 2x k is the interval [5, q). Find th...
 4.52: Find a value for b such that the range of the function f(x) x2 bx b...
 4.53: Find the range of the function y Hint: Solve the equation for x in ...
 4.54: In the following figure, triangle OAB is equilateral and is paralle...
 4.55: Let A denote the area of the right triangle in the first quadrant t...
 4.56: (a) The figure at the top of the next column shows the parabola y x...
 4.57: In the accompanying figure, the radius of the circle is OC 1. Expre...
 4.58: (a) Factor the expression x3 3x2 4. Hint: Subtract and add 1, then ...
Solutions for Chapter 4: Polynimoial and Rational Functions.Applications to Optimization
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Acute triangle
A triangle in which all angles measure less than 90°

Arcsine function
See Inverse sine function.

equation of an ellipse
(x  h2) a2 + (y  k)2 b2 = 1 or (y  k)2 a2 + (x  h)2 b2 = 1

Intercepted arc
Arc of a circle between the initial side and terminal side of a central angle.

Inverse sine function
The function y = sin1 x

Linear correlation
A scatter plot with points clustered along a line. Correlation is positive if the slope is positive and negative if the slope is negative

Measure of center
A measure of the typical, middle, or average value for a data set

Negative angle
Angle generated by clockwise rotation.

nth root
See Principal nth root

Onetoone rule of exponents
x = y if and only if bx = by.

Orthogonal vectors
Two vectors u and v with u x v = 0.

Parabola
The graph of a quadratic function, or the set of points in a plane that are equidistant from a fixed point (the focus) and a fixed line (the directrix).

Permutation
An arrangement of elements of a set, in which order is important.

Righthand limit of ƒ at x a
The limit of ƒ as x approaches a from the right.

Series
A finite or infinite sum of terms.

Simple harmonic motion
Motion described by d = a sin wt or d = a cos wt

Slant line
A line that is neither horizontal nor vertical

Unit vector in the direction of a vector
A unit vector that has the same direction as the given vector.

Vertices of an ellipse
The points where the ellipse intersects its focal axis.

xcoordinate
The directed distance from the yaxis yzplane to a point in a plane (space), or the first number in an ordered pair (triple), pp. 12, 629.
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