# Finding Critical Points in Calculus: Function & Graph

Instructions:

question 1 of 3

### Find the critical points of the given function: f(x) = x^3 - 3x^2

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### 2. Find the critical points of the following function: h(t) = 3 - x

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In this quiz you will face a series of math problems. The problems will each ask you to find the critical points in a given function.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will ask you to understand the following ideas:

• Critical points
• Critical numbers
• Derivatives of functions
• Solving mathematical equations

## Skills Practiced

• Making connections - use understanding of the concept of derivatives to solve critical functions
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding critical numbers
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve critical point practice problems given a function