Posted by **Brianna** on Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 8:52pm.

so i am suppose to to find the max value attained by… g(x) = -3x2 - 24x - 18. but my teacher said "There is a difference between determining the maximum value and naming the location of the maximum value." what does that mean??

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**Steve**, Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 11:28pm
the location of the maximum value is the point where the maximum value is attained.

so, if g(5) = 20 is the max,

then the maximum value is 20.

The location is the point (5,20)

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