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2-17.

If , find: Homework Help ✎

Where

*p*(*x*) intersects the*y*-axis.Substitute 0 for

*x*, and solve for.(0, –6)

Where

*p*(*x*) intersects the*x*-axis.Substitute 0 for

, and solve for*x*.You can factor and use the Zero Product Property once you write your equation.

(–6, 0) and (1, 0)

If

,*q*(*x*) and compare the graphs ofand.Look at parts (a) and (b) to help find the intercepts.

What do you notice about the graphs? Are they related?*x*-intercepts: (0, 0), (–5, 0)*y*-intercept: (0, 0)is 6 units lower than.Find

.Subtract

from. You should notice a relationship between your answers for parts (c) and (d).