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By the Sum Rule, the derivative of with respect to is .

Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .

Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .

Evaluate .

Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .

Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .

Multiply by .

By the Sum Rule, the derivative of with respect to is .

Evaluate .

Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .

Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .

Multiply by .

Evaluate .

Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .

Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .

Multiply by .

Evaluate .

Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .

Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .

Multiply by .

To find the local maximum and minimum values of the function, set the derivative equal to and solve.

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The final answer is the combination of both solutions.

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Evaluate the second derivative at . If the second derivative is positive, then this is a local minimum. If it is negative, then this is a local maximum.

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is a local maximum because the value of the second derivative is negative. This is referred to as the second derivative test.

is a local maximum

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Evaluate the second derivative at . If the second derivative is positive, then this is a local minimum. If it is negative, then this is a local maximum.

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is a local minimum because the value of the second derivative is positive. This is referred to as the second derivative test.

is a local minimum

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Evaluate the second derivative at . If the second derivative is positive, then this is a local minimum. If it is negative, then this is a local maximum.

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Apply the product rule to .

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is a local minimum because the value of the second derivative is positive. This is referred to as the second derivative test.

is a local minimum

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Move the negative in front of the fraction.

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These are the local extrema for .

is a local maxima

is a local minima

is a local minima

Find the Local Maxima and Minima f(x)=x^4+x^3-6x^2