I have a problem with a supposedly easy question...

Find the points on the hyperbola where the slope of the tangent is equal to 1.

i end up with where y' becomes 1, and i get another function........

the listed answer should be

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- Jun 10th 2009, 11:31 AMSaibotHelp with supposedly simple implicit differentiation
I have a problem with a supposedly easy question...

Find the points on the hyperbola where the slope of the tangent is equal to 1.

i end up with where y' becomes 1, and i get another function........

the listed answer should be - Jun 10th 2009, 11:46 AMAmer
- Jun 10th 2009, 12:19 PMSaibot
yea... i tried that method as well... and i get stuck here:

If we sub y' = 1, how is it possible to solve/isolate x with algebra O_O

edit: nvm, your solution was epic.

nicely done. thanks. - Jun 10th 2009, 12:26 PMAmer