24.) Let P (a,b) be a point on the curve X^1/2 + y ^1/2 = 1. Show that the slope of the tangent at P is - b/a^1/2

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Originally Posted by madman1611 24.) Let P (a,b) be a point on the curve X^1/2 + y ^1/2 = 1. Show that the slope of the tangent at P is - b/a^1/2 Use implicit differentiation: So taking the derivative: So at the point (x, y) = (a, b): -Dan

Hello, madman! 24) Let be a point on the curve: . Show that the slope of the tangent at is: . Differentiate implicitly: . At