hey, I was given this function to analyze, and when it came to the x-intercepts i think i must be getting confused. The equation is (30x^4+23x^3-29x^2+6x)/x which i made into 30x^3+23x^2-29x+6x to make it easier to work with.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Anyways i used newton's method and let my first value =0 to approximate a root and came out with 1/3. However when i used graphmatica, the curve does not pass through this point at all, but -1.5. THe wierd thing is that both these points, when subbed into the equation equal zero. Where am I messing this up? thanx

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