Posted by tara on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 3:55pm.
write the equation of the line tangent to the curve y= 3x^3 2x at the point where x=2

elements of calculus  bobpursley, Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 4:29pm
y'= 9x^22 which is the slope,
y'=34 at x=2
y= mx+b
y=34x+b
now at x=2, y= 3*84=22
22=34*2+b solve for b, and you have the equation of the tangent.
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