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    Determine the intervals on which the given function is concave up or down and find the points of inflection. Let
    Inflection Point(s) =_____________
    The left-most interval is ____________
    The middle interval is ____________
    The right-most interval is_____________
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    Quote Originally Posted by tbenne3 View Post
    Determine the intervals on which the given function is concave up or down and find the points of inflection. Let
    Inflection Point(s) =_____________
    The left-most interval is ____________
    The middle interval is ____________
    The right-most interval is_____________
    two basic questions for you ...

    how does one determine the concavity of a function?

    what is an inflection point?
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