# Finding Minima & Maxima: Problems & Explanation

Instructions:

question 1 of 3

### Does the following equation have a maximum or a minimum? What is it? y = 3x - 2x^2 + 5

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### 2. Does the graph of the following function have a maximum or minimum? What is it?

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The quiz revolves around math problems. The problems will ask you to identify the maximum or minimum of a given function.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The assessment will require you to understand:

• Maxima
• Minima

## Skills Practiced

The quiz will require you to practice the following skills:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related maxima and minima lesson
• Making connections - use understanding of the concept of maxima and minima
• Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about quadratic functions in a different light
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve maxima and minima practice problems