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Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of f at the point (2, f(2)).

f(x) = 3(8x − 2)4
y =?
 
The textbook has a different asnwer than mine, but I came up with this one y=3687936x-7260624. Can you please create a step by step, so I can see what I did wrong. Thank you in advance.  
 
 

 

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Step 1

Given:

The function f(x) = 3(8x−2)4.

The point (2, f(2)).

Step 2

Calculation:

Obtain the value of f(2).

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Step 3

In general the equation of a tangent line is in the form of y = mx + b, where m is the slope of the given equation.

In...

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