Find the values of for all points on the graph of at which the slope of the tangent line is5.

my work:

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- Oct 23rd 2008, 05:04 PMalgebra2tangent line/derivative
Find the values of for all points on the graph of at which the slope of the tangent line is

**5**.

my work:

stuck after this... - Oct 23rd 2008, 05:12 PMskeeter
- Oct 23rd 2008, 06:14 PMalgebra2
oh sorry i typed it wrong, the slope should be 5.

...and how do you factor polynomials with a number in front like , there's a three in front of the x^2. is there a technique to this? - Oct 23rd 2008, 06:24 PMskeeter
first rule of factoring ... pull out whatever factors each term has in common.

- Oct 23rd 2008, 06:28 PMalgebra2
i see, thank you.