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Asked Feb 5, 2020
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Let f be defined as follows.
 
y = f(x) = x2 − 11x
 
(a)
Find the average rate of change of y with respect to x in the following intervals.
from x = 6 to x = 7     from x = 6 to x = 6.5     from x = 6 to x = 6.1    
(b)
Find the (instantaneous) rate of change of y at x = 6.
 
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Expert Answer

Step 1

The given function is,

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Step 2

The average rate of change is computed by dividing the change in the function by the change in the x value as shown in the following formula.

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Step 3
  1. i) The average rate of change of the function when x value is ...
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