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WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT 8 Hand in full solutions to the questions below. Make sure you justify all your work and include complete arguments and explanations. Your asnwers must be clear and neatly written, as well as legible (no tiny drawings or micro-handwriting please!). Your answers must be stapled, with your name and student number at the top of each page. 1. Consider the graph showed in question 1 in Assignment 2.6 on WeBWorK. This is graph of the first derivative f 0 of a function f . Reproduce the graph on your paper. Then determine the following information: (a) intervals where the f is concave up and concave down. (b) the x-ccordinates of any inflection points of f , if they exist. (c) sketch the graph of the second derivative f 00 . (d) sketch the graph of the function f . 2. Sketch the graph of a continuous function f that satisfies all of the given conditions: • f 0 (0) = f 0 (2) = f 0 (4) = 0 • f 0 (x) > 0 if x < 0 or 2 < x < 4 • f 0 (x) < 0 if 0 < x < 2 or x > 4 • f 00 (x) > 0 if 1 < x < 3, f 00 (x) < 0 if x < 1 or x > 3 Make sure you label the coordinates of all local extreme values and inflection points on your axes. 3. Let T (t) be the temperature at time t in Vancouver. Suppose that at time t = 3 you feel uncomfortably hot. The data below correspond to four possible scenarios. In each case, explain whether you would expect your level of comfort (relative to air temperature) to improve or get worse. Explain why. (a) T 0 (3) = 2, T 00 (3) = 4 (b) T 0 (3) = 2, T 00 (3) = −4 (c) T 0 (3) = −2, T 00 (3) = 4 (d) T 0 (3) = −2, T 00 (3) = −4 4. If f is continuous, positive, and concave upward on an interval [a, b], what is the concavity of the function g(x) = [f (x)]2 on the interval [a, b]? Justify your claim. 5. Explain why the function g(x) = x|x| has and inflection point at (0, 0) even though g 00 (0) does not exist. Justify your claims. 6. Compare your answers on the midterm exam with the solutions posted online. For each question you scored less than 70%, write down one or two sentences explaining why your answer was incorrect. Then, referring to the solutions posted online, explain each step of the solution listing the main concept applied and why it is correct to apply it. Imagine the reader is a fellow student in this course who needs help with understanding main concpets and soluton strategies. 1