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abz_tech

what does f '(1) stand for ? i know f(1) just replaces the x in a equation... but what does the apostrophe in f '(1) mean?.....

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  1. faixy
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    it is inverse

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  2. faixy
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    replace x=1 in the inverse function of f

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  3. abz_tech
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    hmmm?? can u explain to me like in this equation?? x^2 - x +2

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  4. faixy
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    it is a bit difficult to explain through this but i will try

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  5. abz_tech
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    k ty =/

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    i will type the whole question... in case... let f(x) = x^2 + ax + b. if f(1) = 6 and if f'(1)=-4, find the values of a and b and hence, find the local minimum point on y = f(x).

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    f'(1) ususally denotes the derivative when x=1

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  8. abz_tech
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    so f'(1) is just the derivitive of x^2 + ax + b?

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  9. amistre64
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    f' is teh derivative of that, the (1) means you replace x by 1 as usual

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  10. abz_tech
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    ah ok, thx a lot ^.^

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  11. amistre64
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    yw

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