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CalculusQ&A LibraryFind an equation of the tangent line to the graph of f at the point (2, f(2)).f(x) = 3(8x − 2)4y =? 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.Question

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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).

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.

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