Question
a. For the following function, find f'(a)
b. Determine an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at (a,f(a) for the given value of a
7
a 4
f(x)
x+2

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a. For the following function, find f'(a) b. Determine an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at (a,f(a) for the given value of a 7 a 4 f(x) x+2

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