## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$g(-1)=-8$ $f(g(-1))=76$
Put x=1 for the g(x) function. $g(-1)=3(-1)-5=-8$ Then put x=-8 for the f(x) function. $f(g(-1))=f(-8)=(-8)^{2}-(-8)+4=64+8+4=76$