# SOLUTION: Determine whether the given quadratic function has a minimum value or maximum value. Then find the coordinates of the minimum or maximum point. f(x) = -x2 - 2x - 6

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Quadratic-relations-and-conic-sections Question 549577: Determine whether the given quadratic function has a minimum value or maximum value. Then find the coordinates of the minimum or maximum point. f(x) = -x2 - 2x - 6Answer by josmiceli(9645)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! The coefficient of the squared term is negative, so the vertex is at a maximum The vertex is at (-1,-5) Here's the plot: