Thursday

July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014

Posted by **jay** on Monday, November 7, 2011 at 7:58pm.

- calculus -
**bobpursley**, Monday, November 7, 2011 at 8:05pmIf it is even, P(x)=ax^4+bx^2+c

P(0)=10 so c is 10

p'=5ax^3+2bx=0

x(5ax^2+2b)=0

maximum at x=+-1

so 5ax^2=-2b

or 5a=-2b or a=-5/2 b

but P(1)=13=(-5/2 b)*1+ b(1)+10

or 3/2 b=10 b=20/3 and a=-5/2 * 20/3=100/6

check P(-1)=13

it checks.

- calculus -
**Jose**, Monday, November 7, 2011 at 9:00pmWhy do we end up with f(x) instead of f(t) on the Second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus?

- calculus -
**Anonymous**, Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 8:19pm5x^2

**Related Questions**

calculus - Find a formula for the fourth degree polynomial p(x) whose graph is ...

Calculus - Find a formula for the fourth degree polynomial p(x) whose graph is ...

Calc - Im not getting these answers at all, please help. Find a formula for the ...

Calculus - Find the equation of a quartic polynomial whose graph is symmetric ...

College Algebra - 1.The graph of y = - 1/2 |x - 5| - 3 can be obtained from the ...

Pre-Calculus-check answers - The graph of the equation y=x^3-x is symmetric with...

Algebra - Do I have this right? A first degree polynomial crosses the x axis A ...

Pre-calc - find a possible polynomial equation of degree 4 if the zeroes are -1,...

Pre-calculus - Is the graph of x^2/9-y^2/25 symmetric with respect to the x-axis...

calculus--please help!! - I have two questions that I don't understand and need ...