NOTE: When using interval notation in WeBWorK, remember that:
        You use 'INF' for and '-INF' for .
        And use 'U' for the union symbol.
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a) Give the domain of (in interval notation)

b) Find the critical numbers of . (Separate multiple answers by commas.)

c) Determine the intervals on which is increasing and decreasing.
is increasing on:
is decreasing on:

d) Use the First Derivative Test to determine whether each critical point is a relative maximum, minimum, or neither.
Relative maxima occur at (Separate multiple answers by commas.)
Relative minima occur at (Separate multiple answers by commas.)

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