Free Powerpoint Presentations

Quadratic Functions
Page
1

DOWNLOAD

PREVIEW

WATCH ALL SLIDES

Slide 1

Quadratic

Quadratic

Functions

Dr. Claude S. Moore Danville Community College

PRECALCULUS I

Slide 2

Polynomial Function

Polynomial Function

A polynomial function of degree n is where the as are real numbers and the ns are nonnegative integers and an  0.

Slide 3

Quadratic Function

Quadratic Function

A polynomial function of degree 2 is called a quadratic function.

It is of the form a, b, and c are real numbers and a  0.

Slide 4

Axis of Symmetry

Axis of Symmetry

For a quadratic function of the form gives the axis of symmetry.

Slide 5

Standard Form

Standard Form

A quadratic function of the form is in standard form.

axis of symmetry: x = h vertex: (h, k)

Slide 6

Characteristics of Parabola

Characteristics of Parabola

a > 0

a < 0

vertex: minimum

vertex: maximum

Slide 7

Higher Degree Polynomial Functions

Higher Degree Polynomial Functions

Dr. Claude S. Moore Danville Community College

PRECALCULUS I

Slide 8

Characteristics

Characteristics

The graph of a polynomial function

1. Is continuous.

2. Has smooth, rounded turns.

3. For n even, both sides go same way.

4. For n odd, sides go opposite way.

5. For a > 0, right side goes up.

6. For a < 0, right side goes down.

Slide 9

.

.

an < 0

graphs of a polynomial function for n odd:

Leading Coefficient Test: n odd

an > 0

Slide 10

.

.

an < 0

graphs of a polynomial function for n even:

an > 0

Leading Coefficient Test: n even

Slide 11

Roots, Zeros, Solutions

Roots, Zeros, Solutions

The following statements are equivalent for

real number a and polynomial function f :

1. x = a is root or zero of f.

2. x = a is solution of f (x) = 0.

3. (x - a) is factor of f (x).

4. (a, 0) is x-intercept of graph of f (x).

Slide 12

1. If a polynomial function contains a factor (x - a)k, then x = a is a repeated root of multiplicity k.

1. If a polynomial function contains a factor (x - a)k, then x = a is a repeated root of multiplicity k.

2. If k is even, the graph touches (not crosses) the x-axis at x = a.

Go to page:
 1  2  3 

Contents

Last added presentations

2010-2018 powerpoint presentations