can anyone help me understand how to estimate the slope of a tangent line?

At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get our expert's

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this and thousands of other questions.

A community for students.

can anyone help me understand how to estimate the slope of a tangent line?

Mathematics
See more answers at brainly.com
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get this expert

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this and thousands of other questions

If you have taken calculus you just take the derivative. If you have not, then you need to take change in y over the change in x for a small delta x around the point where you're looking for the tangent
I did study calculus, but I don't have the equation of the line, I just have 2 points in a line
draw a line from center of the circle to the point of tangent line that touches the circle , this new line is perpendicular to the tangent . in perpendicular lines m1x m2=-1

Not the answer you are looking for?

Search for more explanations.

Ask your own question

Other answers:

Is the original function a line? If it is, and you have 2 points on it then you have the equation for the line \[y-y_0 = [(y_1-y_0)/(x_1-x_0)] (x - x_0)\]
yes, thank you, I had forgotten about the slope equation

Not the answer you are looking for?

Search for more explanations.

Ask your own question