Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.6 - Function Notation and Linear Functions - 2.6 Exercises: 10

Answer

-4

Work Step by Step

We are given that $g(x)=-x^{2}+4x+1$. In order to evaluate the function at x=-1, we can plug in -1 to the function and evaluate directly. $g(-1)=-x^{2}+4x+1=-(-1)^{2}+4(-1)+1=-(1)+(-4)+1=-1-4+1=-4$
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