anonymous
  • anonymous
Find the gradient of the parabola y = x^2 - x - 6 at the points where it crosses the X-axis.
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dan815
  • dan815
ok so where does it cross x axis figure out that pt and then take gradient and sub in those pts
anonymous
  • anonymous
gradient = 2x -1
anonymous
  • anonymous
thanks bro :0

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dan815
  • dan815
hey man are u sure
anonymous
  • anonymous
yes i am sure
dan815
  • dan815
that is the equation of the tangent line, tangent line and gradients arent the same though
dan815
  • dan815
are they?
anonymous
  • anonymous
when i use your method on that gradient it gives me the right answer?
dan815
  • dan815
ok cool, its just that we use gradient word for something else in my math class

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