Compute the slope of the secant line joining the points on the graph of f whose coordinates are x=1 and x=1.1 Let f(x)=x^3
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Originally Posted by lisa1984wilson Compute the slope of the secant line joining the points on the graph of f whose coordinates are x=1 and x=1.1 Let f(x)=x^3 $\displaystyle f(1.1) = (1.1)^3=1.331$ $\displaystyle f(1)=1^3=1$ $\displaystyle slope= \frac{f(1.1)-f(1)}{1.1-1}=...........$ finish it.
Thanks! for some reason I had a 1-1 on the bottom instead of 1.1-1
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