# How do you find the absolute max and min for #f(x) = 5 + 2x# on [-2,1]?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 23, 2015

Typically you would take the derivative and solve for the zeros, but in this case, your graph is linear, so one side is the max,

#### Explanation:

The above graph shows the plot of the function. I've highlighted the area between