# Calculus

I have a data table and I graphed the data. I have to find the slope of a tangent at t=0. Would the slope just be zero?

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1. Not necessarily
for example if the data lies along a straight line the slope is the same everywhere

You have to take a straight edge and try to make it tangent to your graphed curve at the origin. I do not know what your data looks like so can not say.

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2. Thanks!
It is an exponential graph

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