Asked Jan 11, 2020

(a) Graph the functions ƒ(x) = x/2 and g(x) = 1 + (4/x) together to identify the values of x for which

x /2 >1+(4/x) . 

Confirm your findings in part (a) algebraically.


Expert Answer

Step 1

To identify the values of x for which x /2 >1+(4/x).

Part a) Graphically using the functions f(x) = x/2 and g(x) = 1+ (x/4)

Part b) Algebraically

Step 2

Part a)

Sketch the graph of the function f(x) and g(x) using a graphing calculator as,

Calculus homework question answer, step 2, image 1
Step 3

Observe that the function f(x) is greater than the funct...

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