The slope of the line tangent to the graph of 3x^2 + 5ln(y) = 12 at (2,1) is...

a) -12/5

b) 12/5

c) 5/12

d) 12

e) -7

**Im not particularly differentiating y in respect to x and could use some help.

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- Dec 23rd 2007, 10:16 AMDINOCALC09slope of line tanget to graph
The slope of the line tangent to the graph of 3x^2 + 5ln(y) = 12 at (2,1) is...

a) -12/5

b) 12/5

c) 5/12

d) 12

e) -7

**Im not particularly differentiating y in respect to x and could use some help. - Dec 23rd 2007, 10:20 AMJhevon
- Dec 23rd 2007, 10:25 AMDINOCALC09
- Dec 23rd 2007, 10:28 AMJhevon
- Dec 23rd 2007, 10:32 AMDINOCALC09
so as im understanding, the answer is (A) or -12/5

- Dec 23rd 2007, 10:54 AMJhevon