Tangent Line Approximation

posted by .

Given that f(−0.5) = 2 fŒ(−0.5) = 4 , using a tangent line approximation you would estimate f(0) to be?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Calculus

    Suppose f(x) is differentiable at x=a. What does tangent line approximation, y=, mean?
  2. Calculus

    Suppose f(x) is differentiable at x=a. What does tangent line approximation, y=, mean?
  3. Calculus

    Suppose f(x) is differentiable at x=a. What does tangent line approximation, y=, mean?
  4. Calculus

    Suppose f(x) is differentiable at x=a. What does tangent line approximation, y=, mean?
  5. Math

    Use linear approximation, i.e. the tangent line, to approximate 1.6^3 as follows: Let f(x) = x ^3. The equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x = 2 can be written as y=12x-16 Using this, we find our approximation for 1.6 ^3 is ?
  6. Calculus

    Use linear approximation, i.e. the tangent line, to approximate 8.4^(1/3) as follows: Let f(x)= x^(1/3) . The equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x=8 can be written in the form y=mx+c where m=1/12 and c=4/3: Using this, find our …
  7. Calculus

    Use linear approximation, i.e. the tangent line, to approximate 8.4^(1/3) as follows: Let f(x)= x^(1/3) . The equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x=8 can be written in the form y=mx+c where m=1/12 and c=4/3: Using this, find our …
  8. 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.
  9. ap calculus ab

    for f(x)=lnx we know that f(e)=1. Use the tangent line at(e,1) to compute the tangent line approximation of f(3). what does the difference between the actual value and the tangent line approximation have to do with the concavity (2nd …
  10. Derivatives?

    Given that f(-0.5)=2 and f'(-0.5)=4, use a tangent line approximation to estimate f(0). The lesson is not very clear on what a tangent line approximaton is.

More Similar Questions