## Chapter 8 Sections

8-1 Cubic Functions and Their Derivatives

**Objective:**Work alone or with your study group to explore the graphs of various cubic functions, and make connections between the functions' graphs and their derivatives.**Homework:**Problems 1-5 all8-2 Critical Points and Points of Inflection

**Objective:**From information about the first and second derivatives of a function, tell whether the*y*-value is a local maximum or minimum at a critical point, tell whether the graph has a point of inflection, and use this information to draw the graph or finding the equation of the function.**Homework - Day 1:**Q Problems 1-10, Problems 1-15 odd**Homework - Day 2:**Problems 17-35 odd**Homework - Day 3:**Problems 37-40 all**Homework - Day 4:**Problems 41-47 all8-3 Maxima and Minima in Plane and Solid Figures

**Objective:**Given a plane or solid figure, find the maximum or minimum perimeter, area, or volume.**Homework - Day 1:**Q Problems 1-10, Problems 1-5 odd**Homework - Day 2:**Problems 7, 11, 15, 17**Homework - Day 3:**Problems 19, 23, 25**Homework - Day 4:**Problems 27, 29, 31