Posted by **Anne** on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at 2:24pm.

Find the slope of the secant line on f joining the points at x = e and x = 2e.

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**drwls**, Saturday, December 18, 2010 at 5:21pm
The slope will depend upon the y values at x = e and x = 2e.

I have no idea what you mean by "the secant line on f"

You must have omitted a figure, or other parts of the question.

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**Bosnian**, Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 4:51am
A secant line of a curve is a line that (locally) intersects two points on the curve.

You must know equation of curve f(x) if you want to find secant line.

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