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    Don't understand how this average value theorem problem



    Ok.. I know that it comes out to be 10= (5b + 5b^2 -b^3)/b

    But I do not know how to solve for b.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Reefer View Post


    Ok.. I know that it comes out to be 10= (5b + 5b^2 -b^3)/b

    But I do not know how to solve for b.
    You have: -b^2+5b-5=0

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