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8-87.

Examine the graph of at right.

  1. Estimate the zeros from the graph.

    Where are the x-intercepts of this graph?

  2. What happens if you try to use the Zero Product Property to find the roots of ?

    What makes the Zero Product Property difficult to use here?

An upward parabola with the vertex in the third quadrant going through the point (0, comma negative 1). The left x intercept is almost halfway between negative 2 and negative 1. The right x intercept is almost halfway between 0 and 1.