tmagloire1
  • tmagloire1
What is the slope for the function y = –3x^2 + 2 at the point x = 2?
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chestercat
  • chestercat
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welshfella
  • welshfella
you need to find the derivative of -3x^2 + 2 then plug in x = 2 to get the slope
anonymous
  • anonymous
https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20120207201600AAzJDhR
tmagloire1
  • tmagloire1
y'=-6x -6(2)=-12

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tmagloire1
  • tmagloire1
Thank you!
anonymous
  • anonymous
was it right?
welshfella
  • welshfella
yes
tmagloire1
  • tmagloire1
The one on yahoo answers used a different point:-2 instead of 2. I just found the derivative and plugged in 2 like welshfella said.
tmagloire1
  • tmagloire1
But thank you both
welshfella
  • welshfella
wy

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