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y6754P2P312X1 2 3 4 5 6

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Use the tangent lines shown at points 

P1 and P2

 to find the slopes of the curve at these points.

slope at P1    
 
 
 
slope at P2
 
 
 
 
y
67
5
4
P2
P
3
1
2
X
1 2 3 4 5 6
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y 67 5 4 P2 P 3 1 2 X 1 2 3 4 5 6

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Step 1

Tangent at P1 is connecting (0,2) and (1,5).

Using those two points we can find slope of ...

slope
5-2
1-0
3
=3
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slope 5-2 1-0 3 =3

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