i tried it, but i got the answer of 6, not 2. g(x) = x^2-4x , (3,-3) use the limit process to find the slope of the graph of the function at the specified point. i think my math is totally off
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Originally Posted by >_<SHY_GUY>_< i tried it, but i got the answer of 6, not 2. g(x) = x^2-4x , (3,-3) use the limit process to find the slope of the graph of the function at the specified point. i think my math is totally off If you have a functiony = f(x) the slope at x = a is calculated by: With your example you have: Expand the brackets, factor out h in the numerator, cancel h, and then calculate the value if h approaches zero:
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