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Name all point(s) on the graph at right that meet the given criteria.  

  1. The slope of the tangent line is most positive.

    Drawing and extending tangent lines will help you answer parts (a) - (c).

  2. The slope of the tangent line is negative.

  3. The slope of the tangent line is the most negative.

Continuous curve, on unscaled axes, coming from left in. second quadrant, then rising slightly, changing to opening down, while passing through positive y axis, at a point labeled, A, continuing slight rise, turning at a point labeled, B, changing from opening down to opening up at a point labeled, C, passing through a point in fourth quadrant, labeled, D, then turning at an unlabeled point, passing through the x axis at a point labeled, E, continuing up & right.

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