Check the leading coefficient of the function. This number is the coefficient of the expression with the largest degree.

Largest Degree:

Leading Coefficient:

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

Create a list of the coefficients of the function except the leading coefficient of .

Arrange the terms in ascending order.

The maximum value is the largest value in the arranged data set.

is approximately which is positive so remove the absolute value

Write as a fraction with a common denominator.

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Add and .

Simplify terms.

Simplify each term.

is approximately which is negative so negate and remove the absolute value

is approximately which is positive so remove the absolute value

is approximately which is positive so remove the absolute value

Combine fractions with similar denominators.

Simplify the numerator.

Add and .

Add and .

Arrange the terms in ascending order.

The maximum value is the largest value in the arranged data set.

The bound options are the same.

Bound:

Every real root on lies between and .

and

Find the Bounds of the Zeros f(x)=3x^3-2x^2+x+2