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15-18 A function y = f(x) and an x-value xo are given.(a) Find a formula for the slope of the tangent line to the graphof f at a general pointX(b) Use the formula obtained in part (a) to find the slope of thetangent line for the given value of xo17. f(x) xx; xo 1X

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15-18 A function y = f(x) and an x-value xo are given.
(a) Find a formula for the slope of the tangent line to the graph
of f at a general point
X
(b) Use the formula obtained in part (a) to find the slope of the
tangent line for the given value of xo
17. f(x) xx; xo 1
X
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15-18 A function y = f(x) and an x-value xo are given. (a) Find a formula for the slope of the tangent line to the graph of f at a general point X (b) Use the formula obtained in part (a) to find the slope of the tangent line for the given value of xo 17. f(x) xx; xo 1 X

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Step 1

(a) The given function is

f(x)= x+'
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f(x)= x+'

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Step 2

The formula for the slope of the function f(x) at the given...

re)-)
d
f(x)=
dx
1
=1
2x
1
=1-
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re)-) d f(x)= dx 1 =1 2x 1 =1-

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