Sketch a graph of y = p(x) so that p(x) = 0 has the indicated number and type of solutions. Homework Help ✎
3 real and 2 complex
4 complex and 2 real
For parts (a) through (d), what is the lowest degree each function can have?
Your graph should have five x-intercepts.
Draw a graph with no x-intercepts. But, when it is shifted down it should have four x-intercepts.
Draw a graph with three x-intercepts that when shifted vertically would have five x-intercepts.
The degree needs to be at least as high as the number of solutions.