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 2 years ago
Find the slope of the tangent to the curve
y =(1/2x) + 3;
at the point where x = 1. Find the angle which this tangent makes with the curve y = 2x^2 + 2
 2 years ago
Find the slope of the tangent to the curve y =(1/2x) + 3; at the point where x = 1. Find the angle which this tangent makes with the curve y = 2x^2 + 2

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geoffb
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0y = 1/2x + 3 won't have a tangent, since it's linear. Is it supposed to be y = 1/2x^2 + 3?

CliffSedge
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think y=x/2+3 is the tangent line and the curve is y= 2x^2 + 2.

CliffSedge
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you clarify the question please?

geoffb
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@CliffSedge You're right. The question is written quite oddly, so it threw me for what was being asked.
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