Posted by **Adam Janky** on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 9:55pm.

Consider the following.

y =

x2 − 9x

x2 + 5x

at (3, −

3

4

)

(a) At the indicated point, find the slope of the tangent line.

(b) At the indicated point, find the instantaneous rate of change of the function.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- calculus - Consider the following. y = (2x2 + 5)(x3 − 25x) at (5, 0) (a) ...
- calculus - Write the equation of the tangent line to the curve at the indicated ...
- calculus - To find the equation of a line, we need the slope of the line and a ...
- Calculus - Sketch a graph of the parabola y=x^2+3. On the same graph, plot the ...
- Math - The point P(8, −3) lies on the curve y = 3/(7 − x). (a) If Q ...
- calculus - please anyone help me out Consider the following. Function Point f(x...
- Math - Find the equation of the tangent to the graph at the indicated point. f(x...
- calculus - please help! - Find the slope of the tangent line to the curve (3x+3y...
- Calculus [finding slope of tangent line] - Find the slope of the tangent line to...
- Calculus - Find the point on the line 6x + y = 9 that is closest to the point (-...