Which answer best describes the complex zeros of the polynomial function?

f(x)=x^3+x^2−8x−8

A. The function has two real zeros and one nonreal zero. The graph of the function intersects the x-axis at exactly one location.

B. The function has three real zeros. The graph of the function intersects the x-axis at exactly three locations.

C. The function has one real zero and two nonreal zeros. The graph of the function intersects the x-axis at exactly one location.

D. The function has one real zero and two nonreal zeros. The graph of the function intersects the x-axis at exactly two locations.

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