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December 9, 2016

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Calculus 2nd Post please help
Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of the function f defined by the following equation at the indicated point. (x - y - 1)3 = x; (1, -1)
February 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Calculus
Consider the function g(x) = sinxcosx. a. Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of g at (pi/3, sqrt3/4). b. Find the critical number(s) of g on the interval [0, 2pi]. Does the function have a relative minimum, relative maximum, or neither at each critical number. ...
November 18, 2016 by Anonymous

Calculus
Use the given equation to answer the following questions. (Enter your answers from smallest to largest.) r = 8cos(¦È) 0 ¡Ü ¦È < ¦Ð (a) Find the points on the given curve where the tangent line is horizontal. theta= theta= (b) Find the points on the given curve where...
June 1, 2012 by Cynthia

Calculus (Tangent Line Approximation)
Use tangent line approximation to derive an estimate for (1 + x)n , when x is near 0, and n is any real number.
December 22, 2011 by Mishaka

Calculus
Suppose that y=f(x) = sqrt(2x), x>=0 Find a c > 0 such that the tangent line to the curve y = f(x) at x = c has the same slope as the tangent line to the curve y = f^–1(x) at x = c. You get: c = 1/8 c = 1/2 c = (1/8)^(1/3) c = (1/3)^(2/3) c = (1/2)^(1/3)
April 9, 2015 by Thomas

Calculus
Given that y=x^(5/2)- x^(-1/2) . a) Find the coordinates where the tangent line is parallel to the line y-4x-4=0. b) Find the coordinates where the tangent line is perpendicular to the line 2y-3x-12=0.
October 17, 2011 by Alia

Math
Use linear approximation, i.e. the tangent line, to approximate cube root of 27.05 as follows. Let f(x) = cube root of x and find the equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x = 27 in the form y = mx+b. Note: The values of m and b are rational numbers which can be computed by ...
December 19, 2014 by Maxime

calculus
for what value of r=4sinè have vertical tangent? In polar coordinates? Theta=90 deg is vertical. I do not know if you know how to differentiate polar coordinate equations so I changed your equation from polar to rectangular form, I don't know if that is the way you do it. ...
April 26, 2007 by mary

calculus
Find a function f(x) = a + b sqrt(x) that is tangent to the line 2y - 3x = 5 at the point (1,4) AND Find a function of the form f(x)=c+dcoskx that is tangent to the line y=1 at the point (0,1) and tangent to the line y=x+(3/2) - (pi/4) at the point ([pi/4], [3/2)
February 9, 2010 by Kristen

Pre-Calculus
Im having trouble with this. Find an equation of the tangent line to the parabola at the given point and find the x-intercept of the line. x^2=2y (4,8)
March 22, 2009 by Shirley

Pre-Cal
Find an equation of the tangent line to the parabola at the given point, and find the x-intercept of the line. 17) x^2=2y , (-3,9/2) 18) y=-2x^2 , (-1,-2)
April 15, 2009 by Mike

Calculus: for mathmate
Find the slope of the tangent line to the graph of the given function at any point: 1. f(x)= 13 I understand that you said the tangent to the line is the coefficient of x, but what would be the slope of this problem. For problems like this are there specific steps to take?
February 8, 2011 by Anonymous

calculus
Find an equation of the line tangent to 2x^2-x-ln(x-4)-y^2=9 at (5,6)
March 29, 2010 by Lori

calculus
Write an equation of the line tangent to y=(9-x^2)^2/3 at x=1
March 12, 2011 by Amie

calculus
find the equation of the tangent line to y=4^((x^2)-6x+3) at x=4
June 16, 2011 by Levi

Calculus
write the equation of line tangent to f(x)=(1/3x^3)-x^2+x-1 when x=1
May 9, 2014 by Kim

Calculus
The equation of the tangent line to f(x) = \sqrt{x} at x = 64 is y =
October 31, 2014 by Alessandra Romano

cal
find the equation for the tangent line g(x)=x-1/2x+4 at x=-1
November 30, 2016 by lis

slope of tangent line
the sl0pe of the tangent line to the graph of the exponential function y=2^x at the point (0,1) is lim(x->0)(2^x-1)/x. estimate the slope of three decimal places. f'(x)=2^x. what do i do. we have to solve this without using derivative. i keep getting zero.
September 23, 2007 by Anonymous

CALC (TANGENT LINE)
1-show that 1-x/2 is the tangent line approximation to 1/ sqrt of 1+x near x=0 2-what is the local linearization of e^x^2 near x=1 3-find the tnagent line approximation of 1/x near x=1
April 1, 2010 by MILEY

Calculus Help Please!!!
Find the equation in slope intercept form of the tangent line and the normal line to the curve x^2+4xy+y^2=13 at the point.(2,1). show steps please!!! thank you!
April 8, 2014 by Tanya

calc
for the parametric curve defined by x=3-2t^2 and y=5-2t ...sketch the curve using the parametric equation to plot of the point. use an arrow to indicate the direction of the curve for o<t<1. Find an equation for the line tangent to the curve at the point where t=-1. x=3...
April 17, 2007 by kelly

Math
Find an equation for the tangent line to the curve at (π/2 , 2). y = 4 + cot(x) - 2csc(x) I am confused how to take the derivative of this problem. When I tried to solve it I ended up with -csc^2 (x) + (2csc(x) * cot(x)). From there I can't seem to simplify it. Also, can ...
October 11, 2016 by Dave

Calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the curve 2e^(xy) = x + y at (0,2)
May 14, 2009 by Matt

Calculus
If the equation of the tangent line to the curve: xy^3+xy=6, (3,1) find m and b
June 11, 2009 by gnozahs

Calculus
find the equation of the tangent line to the curve when x=7. f(x)= 6-x^2
August 9, 2009 by Stacy

Calculus
find the equation of the tangent line to the curve when x=7. f(x)= 6-x^2
August 9, 2009 by Stacy

Claculus
find the equation of the tangent line to y^3-xy=-6 at the point (7,2)
June 21, 2010 by Trace

calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of f(x)=4x^3-1x^2+1 at x=-2.
October 12, 2010 by jo

Calculus
find the equation of a tangent line of x^(1/4) + y^(1/4) = 4 at the point (16,16)
November 14, 2010 by kevin

Calculus Please Help
Let f(x) = x^3 - x^2 + x - 1. Find an equation for tangent line to f at x = 2.
March 23, 2011 by Abi

Calculus Please Help
Let f(x) = x^3 - x^2 + x - 1. Find an equation for tangent line to f at x = 2.
March 23, 2011 by Cecille

calculus
find equation of a tangent line to y=x^3-5x+6 at the point where x=2
June 19, 2011 by Yetty

Calculus
find f(3) and f'(3), assuming that the tangent line to y=f(x) at a=3 has the equation y=5x+2.
September 7, 2011 by Hannah

Calculus
find an equation for the line tangent to y=2-6x^2 at (-5,-148)
September 7, 2011 by Hina

math
Find f(3) and f'(3), assuming that the tangent line to y=f(x) at a=3 has the equation y=5x+2
September 22, 2011 by Anonymous

calculus
find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at y=2x^3+5x, (-1, 3)
September 24, 2011 by vicki

Calculus
equation of tangent line of the function sqrt (3x+5) where x=10
October 14, 2011 by Jack

calculus
find the equation of the tangent line for (xy)^2+(xy)-x=11 at the point (-11,0)
October 28, 2011 by Anonymous

calculus
Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at (8,0). y=ln(x^2 -8x +1)
November 9, 2011 by Alexa

calculus
Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph y=(x^3 + 2)^5 at x= -1
December 10, 2011 by Maha

Math
Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of y = f(x) at x = a, a = 1. f(x) = x + 3/x^2 + 1
April 13, 2012 by Sandra Gibson

calculus
f(x)=(x^2+1)(1-x-x^3).Determine the equation of the line tangent to f(x) at the point (1,-2).
September 30, 2012 by jump

Calculus
(x) = x ^3 - 12 x + 11, write the equation of the line tangent to the curve at x = 1
October 18, 2012 by Kerry

calculus
find the equation of the line tangent to the graph y=3e^x at x=1
January 30, 2013 by Anonymous

calculus
find the equation of the line tangent to the graph y=3e^x at x=1
January 30, 2013 by Anonymous

calculus
find equation of tangent line for x^(1/3) + y^(1/2)=2 at point (1,1)
June 16, 2013 by jack

math
Find the equation of the line tangent to f(x)=3x^2-2x-1 at the point where x=2
August 1, 2013 by gerald

Calculus 1
Given f(x)= 3e^(1-x^2)*ln(x), find the equation of the tangent line at x = 1.
October 26, 2014 by Ben

Calculus
If f(1)=4 and f'(1)=2, find an equation of the tangent line at x=1 A. y=2x+2 B. y=2x-2 C. y=4x-7 D. y=4x-2 E. None of these
November 30, 2014 by Anonymous

Calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line when x=2 for the functin f(x)=5^(x/2)
March 29, 2015 by Anonymous

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

Calculus
What are the coordinates of the point on the graph of f(x)=(x+1)(x+2) at which the tangent is parallel to the line with equation 3x-y-1=0? a)(-3,2) b)(-1,0) c)(0,2) d)(1,6) To answer this, I put f(x)=(x+1)(x+2) into the form f(x)=x^2+3x+2 and found the derivative which is f'(x...
April 30, 2015 by Sara

Calculus
Given the function y=(x^2-5/x+3), answer the following questions. a) Find dy/dx. Simplify your answer b) Find the coordinates of any points on the graph of y where the tangent line is horizontal. Show your work. c) Are there any points on the graph of y where the tangent line ...
December 5, 2012 by Rudy

calculus
1. Which of the following expressions is the definition of the derivative of f(x) = cos(x) at the point (2, cos(2))? 2. Find the derivative of f(x) = |x + 2| at the point (1, 3) 3. Find f '(x) for f(x) = -2x3 + 3x2 - x + 15. 4. Find all values of x on the graph of f(x) = -2x3...
January 15, 2015 by mock

Math - point on the graph (check +help)
Determine the coordinates of the point on the graph of f(x)=sqrt(2x+1) where the tangent line is perpendicular to the line 3x+y+4=0 I do not seem to get the answer... I find the first derivative of f(x0 and equate it to the value of the slope from the tangent line. the answer ...
October 23, 2010 by Anonymous

calculus
1. Which of the following expressions is the definition of the derivative of f(x) = cos(x) at the point (2, cos(2))? 2. Find the derivative of f(x) = |x + 2| at the point (1, 3) 3. Find f '(x) for f(x) = -2x3 + 3x2 - x + 15. 4. Find all values of x on the graph of f(x) = -2x3...
January 15, 2015 by gerald

trigonometry
Find the equation of a line passing through the origin so that the tangent of the angle between the line in quadrantI and the positive x-axis is sqrt3/3. A. y=sqrt3/3x B. y=sqrt3x C.y=x D.y=sqrt2/2x thnks alot:)
January 16, 2009 by y912f

Calculus-derivatives
Verify these answers~ 1. For what value(s) of x does f(x)=(x^2-16)^5 have a horizontal tangent? a) x=-4,4 b) x=-4,0,4 c) x=0 d) x=0,4 Answer is B, x=-4,0,4 --------------------------------------- 2. What is the derivative of f(x)=(3x^2+7)^3? a) f'(x)=3(3x^2+7)^2 b) f'(x)=18(3x...
February 18, 2012 by Jake

Math
Write the equation of the circle with center (-2,-3) and tangent to the line 2x+5y=10.
January 25, 2009 by Hannah

calculus
Determine the equation of the line that is tangent to y=8^x at the point on the curve where x=1/2
April 19, 2010 by Anonymous

calculus
Find the equation of tangent line to the curve Y=2/x^2+x At the point where x=1
November 30, 2010 by pinki

calculus
find,if any, an equation for a common tangent line to these 2 curves:5x^2;and 5x^2-x+6
October 12, 2010 by lam

calculus
y=3⋅2^x Find the equation of the line tangent to the graph of y at x=1.5.
October 14, 2010 by jordyn

Calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of f(x) = −6x ln(x + 10) at x = 0.
October 20, 2010 by Erika

Calculus
which of the following is an equation of the line tangent to the graph of y = (x^3)-x at the point where x =2: a) y - 6 = 4(x-2) b) y - 6 = 5(x-2) c) y - 6 = 6(x-2) d) y - 6 = 11(x-2) e) y - 6 = 12(x-2) thanks!
December 14, 2010 by Marc

calculus
which of the following is an equation of the line tangent to the graph of y = (x^3)-x at the point where x =2: a) y - 6 = 4(x-2) b) y - 6 = 5(x-2) c) y - 6 = 6(x-2) d) y - 6 = 11(x-2) e) y - 6 = 12(x-2) thanks!
December 14, 2010 by Marc

calculus
what is the equation of the tangent line to the curve x^3 + 2y^2 + 3xy = 6 at the point (1,1)?
December 15, 2010 by Sasha

Calculus
Find the equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at (1,1) where f is given by f(x)=2x^3-2x^2+1
February 8, 2011 by Grace

Ap Calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of f(x)=cos3xlnx^4 at (1,0)
February 10, 2011 by Dinorah

calculus
equation of the tangent line to the curve y = 2x²-x+10 at the point (-1,13)
February 21, 2011 by Anonymous

algebra 2
how to find equation of horizontal tangent line of 2y^3+6x^2y-12x^2+6y=1
April 4, 2011 by Anonymous

Calculus
Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve f(x)=-1/x+2 at the points (2, -1/4).
May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Calculus
Find the equation of a circle with center C(1,6) and tangent line x-y-1=0.
July 29, 2011 by Cad

Calculus
If the slope is 3, find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at P(8, -3).
October 8, 2011 by Cat

Calculus
If 2x^3 + 2xy - y^2 = 6, then approximate the equation of the tangent line at point x = 1.44
February 10, 2012 by Scooby10

calculus
An equation of the line tangent to the graph of f(x) = (4x2 - 8x + 3)4 at the point where x = 1 is:
February 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of √(xy)=x-2y at (4,1)
April 17, 2012 by Alan

calculis
Find the equation of the tangent line to the curve y=e^2x + 4x at the point (0,1)
April 23, 2012 by John

Calculus
Find the slope of the tangent line to the graph of the equation: y = (2x^2+3)(x-1) at x=2. a = 11 b = 08 c = 19 d = 16
April 26, 2012 by What's the Difference?

CALCULUS
An equation of the line tangent to the graph of (5x - 1)/(3x + 1) at the point where x = 1 is? Any ideas?
June 5, 2012 by ANONYMOUS

calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the curve x^3 + xy^2 =5 at the point (1,2).
September 30, 2012 by jump

calculus
Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of the function f(x)=x-3/3x-5 at x=1
October 22, 2012 by Derik

math
find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of y=e^(2x-3) at point (3/2,1) thanks!
October 31, 2012 by matthias

maths
Find the equation of the tangent to circle x² + y² - 6x + 4y - 12 = 0 which is parallel to line 4x +3y +5
January 4, 2013 by nanuna

Calculus
Let f(x)= 6x+(4/x^2). Then the equation of the tangent line to the graph f(x) at the point (2,13) is give by y=mx+b What is m? What is b?
January 30, 2013 by Anonymous

Calculus
Let f(x)= 6x+(4/x^2). then the equation of the tangent line to the graph of f(x) at the point (2,13) is given by y=mx+b. What is m and what is b?
January 31, 2013 by Anonymous

math
43. What is an equation of the circle that has its center at the origin and is tangent to the line y=3x 7?
February 27, 2013 by Shelyn Yang

Calculus
find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of y= f(x) = ln (x)/x at the point (1,0)
May 1, 2013 by Emma

Calculus
Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of y = e-x2 at the point (2, 1/e4).
July 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Calculus
Let f(x) = x ^3. The equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x = 5 is y=75x - 250 What is the approximation for 4.6 ^3?
August 5, 2013 by Anonymous

Math
Find an equation of the tangent line to the circle x^2+y^2=25 at the point (4,-3)
August 20, 2013 by Sarah

AP CALC
find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of x^4-2y^2=1 at the point (2,4)
December 17, 2013 by Anon

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