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    Find the x coordinate...

    Find the x-coordinate of the first point in the region where intersects . Give your answer to 6 significant figures.

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    here is the graph --> https://webwork.math.lsu.edu/webwork...rob3image1.png
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    Quote Originally Posted by tbenne3 View Post
    Find the x-coordinate of the first point in the region where intersects . Give your answer to 6 significant figures.

    __________

    here is the graph --> https://webwork.math.lsu.edu/webwork...rob3image1.png
    How this is calculus is beyond me. Set 4x = \tan(x) and solve for x.

    Although it's not that simple because an iterative method must be used.

    Since I'm too lazy to find a solution wolfram can do it for me: 4x=tan(x) - Wolfram|Alpha
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    ha,

    you must be in the same math class as me! 1550 lsu?
    Quote Originally Posted by tbenne3 View Post
    Find the x-coordinate of the first point in the region where intersects . Give your answer to 6 significant figures.

    __________

    here is the graph --> https://webwork.math.lsu.edu/webwork...rob3image1.png
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