Find the intersection of the hyperboloid x^2 + y^2 - 3z^2 = 1 with its tangent plane at the point (2,0,1).

Equation of tangent plane: -2x + 3z = -1

Any clues? Thanks.

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- Jun 12th 2011, 06:05 AMmushroomIntersection of hyperboloid with tangent plane
Find the intersection of the hyperboloid x^2 + y^2 - 3z^2 = 1 with its tangent plane at the point (2,0,1).

Equation of tangent plane: -2x + 3z = -1

Any clues? Thanks. - Jun 12th 2011, 06:21 AMTheEmptySet