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Textbook Problem

Analyzing the Graph of a Function In Exercises 5-34, analyze and sketch a graph of the function. Label any intercepts, relative extrema, points of inflection, and asymptotes. Use a graphing utility to verify your results.

y = x 2 + 1 x 2 4

To determine

To graph: The function y=x2+1x24

Explanation

Given: The function y=x2+1x24.

Graph:

Consider the provided function.

The function being a rational function has a domain as all the real numbers except 2 and 2.

The highest negative value that the function can take is 0.25 and the function can also not take a positive value less than or equal to 1. This implies that the range of the function is (0.25](1,).

Now find the x and y intercepts by equating f(x) and x to zero respectively to obtain:

There are no x-intercepts and the y-intercept is (0,0.25).

The function has two vertical asymptotes x=2,x=2 as the denominator is not defined at those points.

Also,

limx(x2+1x24)=limx(1+1x214x2)=1+limx1x21limx4x2=1+010=1

This implies that the function has a horizontal asymptote as y=1.

Now, differentiate the function with respect to x and equate it to zero to obtain the critical points.

10x(x24)2=0x=0

This gives four test intervals (,2),(2,0),(0,2),(2,).

Let 3(,2)

f'(3)=10(3)((3)24)2>0

The function is increasing in this interval.

Let 1(2,0)

f'(1)=10(1)((1)24)2=109>0

The function is increasing in this interval.

Let 1(0,2)

f'(1)=10(1)((1)24)2=109<0

The function is decreasing in this interval

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