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Slope of a Tangent Line One of the fundamental themes of calculus is to find the slope of the tangent line to a curve at a point. To see how this can be done, consider the point on the graph of (see figure). (a) Find the slope of the line joining and Is the slope of the tangent line at greater than or less than this number? (b) Find the slope of the line joining and Is the slope of the tangent line at greater than or less than this number? (c) Find the slope of the line joining and Is the slope of the tangent line at greater than or less than this number? (d) Find the slope of the line joining and in terms of the nonzero number Verify that and 0.1 yield the solutions to parts (a)(c) above. (e) What is the slope of the tangent line at Explain how you arrived at your answer.

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Textbook: Calculus
Edition: 10
Author: Ron Larson
ISBN: 9781285057095

Calculus was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9781285057095. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Calculus, edition: 10. The answer to “Slope of a Tangent Line One of the fundamental themes of calculus is to find the slope of the tangent line to a curve at a point. To see how this can be done, consider the point on the graph of (see figure). (a) Find the slope of the line joining and Is the slope of the tangent line at greater than or less than this number? (b) Find the slope of the line joining and Is the slope of the tangent line at greater than or less than this number? (c) Find the slope of the line joining and Is the slope of the tangent line at greater than or less than this number? (d) Find the slope of the line joining and in terms of the nonzero number Verify that and 0.1 yield the solutions to parts (a)(c) above. (e) What is the slope of the tangent line at Explain how you arrived at your answer.” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 158 words. Since the solution to 9 from P chapter was answered, more than 269 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. This full solution covers the following key subjects: line, slope, Tangent, Find, joining. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 16 chapters, and 268 solutions. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 9 from chapter: P was answered by , our top Calculus solution expert on 11/10/17, 05:52PM.

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