# How do you graph #f(x)=5x^3-7x^2-49x+51# on a calculator, use the graph to guess the possible linear factors of f(x). then completely factor f(x) with the aid of synthetic division?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 26, 2017

All graphing is done by setting up the equation and generating sets of (x,y) points to plot.

#### Explanation:

The roots may best observed from the plot. The accuracy just depends on the resolution of your graph. Factoring is a separate operation from graphing.