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    equation of the tangent line to the curve

    The equation of the tangent line to the curve at the point is

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    Can someone help me get started on this problem?
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    Quote Originally Posted by juventinoalex View Post
    The equation of the tangent line to the curve at the point is

    ?

    Can someone help me get started on this problem?
    find y'(x) ... evaluate y'(36), the slope of the tangent line ... use the point-slope form of a linear equation to finish.
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