I am to find the number of points (by hand :() where the curve x^2 - xy + (3/4)y^2 = 7 has horizontal tangent lines.
what i did was i took the derivative:
2x-y+(3/2)y = 0
2x - (1/2) y = 0
solved for y:
2x = (1/2)y
4x = y
plugged it into the original to find my x value
what do i do from here?