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lyns
 3 years ago
Determine the slope of y=2x^24x+2.
lyns
 3 years ago
Determine the slope of y=2x^24x+2.

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yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its a porabola....can't have a "slope" :)

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0take a look yourself: http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=y%3D2x%5E24x%2B2

JadeEyes
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You deferentiate the equation : It becomes : Gradient / Slope =4x  4 Gradient and slope are the same thing.

precal
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0JadeEyes is assuming you are studying calculus and is correct but if you are not in calculus then yummydum is correct it does have a scale factor of 2 if you are studying transformations

jasonxx
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and that is 2x4 which is dy/dx
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