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Use linear approximation to approximate √64.1 (64.1 is in square root) as follows.

Let f(x)= square root x. The equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x=64 can be written in the form y=mx+b. Compute m and b.

m=?

b= ?

Using this, find the approximation for√64.1 

Answer=?

 

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