Question: The curve intersects the line at two points. Find the distance between the two points. Attempt: Where did I go wrong?
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Hi Originally Posted by looi76 Question: The curve intersects the line at two points. Find the distance between the two points. Attempt: [...] Remember that if , then ^^
For your problem, you have to solve simultaneously these equations : Square the second equation Substitute the first equation into this one : Therefore, or
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