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The function is continuous on the closed interval and has values that are in the table to the right.

  1. Using the sub-intervals , and , what is the trapezoidal approximation of ?

  2. On what sub-interval is the average slope a minimum?

Test all answer choices and choose the lowest value. Recall that average slope is akin to saying average rate of change (AROC).