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5-15.

Write the second derivative with respect to for each function.

This is the equation of a parabola. The

nd derivative represents the concavity of the original equation.

Isconcave up, concave down or neither?is a linear equation.represents its concavity.

Is a straight line concave up, concave down or neither?Use the Power Rule.