Determine the equation of g(x) that results from translating the function f(x) = x2 + 1 upward 12 units.

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A vertical shift by 12 units is denoted as adding 12 to the end of the given function. Therefore,

g(x) = f(x) + 12 = (x^{2 }+ 1) + 12 = x^{2} + 13.

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B. g(x) = (x + 12)2 + 1

C. g(x) = x2 - 11

D. g(x) = x2 + 13