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Graphing Polynomial Functions

Graphing Polynomial Functions

Author: Krystle Stehno
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Tutorial

Watch the videos below for example problems, then complete the quiz on the right.

Here is some helpful information:

I can identify polynomial functions and state its degree, type, and leading coefficient:

Example 1

I can evaluate a function for a given value:

Example 2

I can describe describe the end behavior of a polynomial function:

Example 3

I can graph a polynomial function by making a table of values:

Example 4

I can sketch a graph of a polynomial function having specific characteristics:

Example 5

I can solve a real-world problem involving polynomials:

Example 6

Source: bigideasmath.com