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    Linearize

    Hello
    I need to linearize y=10/(a+cx)

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    Re: Linearize

    in general a function $f(x)$ can be linearized about a point $x_0$ as

    $f(x) \approx f(x_0) + f^\prime(x_0)(x-x_0)$

    $f(x) = 10 \dfrac{1}{a+c x}$

    think you can figure it out from here?
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    Re: Linearize

    NO i cant can you solve it for me ?
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    Re: Linearize

    Have you not taken a Calculus course? If you haven't where did you get this problem?
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    Re: Linearize

    in statistic classes i just need to linearize this to work with it in excel
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    Re: Linearize

    and romsek thank you but i think that i need other way to solve it . i need to use linear regresion not derivate
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    Re: Linearize

    how about if you explain the entire problem to us
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    Re: Linearize

    Do you know what "linear regression" means?
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