Exam-Style Question on Differentiation Quadratics
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Question id: 47. This question is similar to one that appeared on an IB Standard paper in 2014. The use of a calculator is not allowed.
Let \(f(x)=jx^3+jx^2+kx+m\) where \(j, k\) and \(m\) are constants.
(a) Find \(f'(x)\)
(b) If \(f'(x)\ge 0\), show that \(j^2\le 3jk\).
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