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3-148.

Notice that these clues are about f '(x), not f(x).

Translate: As x approaches 2 from the right, f '(x) approaches +∞.

Interpretation: From the right, slope of f(x) gets more and more steep.

Translate: As x approaches 2 from the left, f '(x) approaches 0.

Interpretation: From the left, slope of f(x) gets less and less steep.