Cubic Inflection

Twelfth graders explore cubic polynomials.  In this calculus lesson, 12th graders investigate the location of the line segment that contains the relative minimum and relative maximum of a cubic.  Students use the symbolic capacity of the TI-89 to prove that the midpoint of the segment is the inflection point.

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