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the slope of the tangent line to the curve y=(3/x) at the point (6,0.5000) is?

the equation of this tangent line can be written in the form y=mx+b where m is? and where b is?

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    y = 3/x
    y' = -3/x^2
    y'(6) = -3/36 = -1/12

    y-1/2 = -1/12 (x-6)
    y = -1/12 x + 1

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