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Homework Help: Math

Posted by hnc on Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 1:24pm.

1. The slope of the tangent line to a function at a point is equivalent to __.

a. the slope of the secant at that point
b. the slope of the cosecant at that point
c. the rate of change of the function at that point
d. the slope of the secant near that point

I'm having a hard time understanding this and can't decide between a. and c. Which one is it and why?

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