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Homework Help: Math

Posted by Ifi on Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 10:55am.

If f(x)=3x^2-5x, find the f'(2) & use it to find an equation of tangent line to the parabola
y=3x^2-5x at the point (2,2).

My ans is f'(2)=7 & y=7x-12.
What is parabola exactly? & is the any possibility if the eqtn of f(x) is not the same with parabola eqtn? If yes, how to calculate the tangent equation ? Can u give any clue or tips or keywords for answering this kind of question....

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