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8th Edition
James Stewart
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Calculus: Early Transcendentals

8th Edition
James Stewart
ISBN: 9781285741550
Textbook Problem

What is the value of c such that the line y = 2x + 3 is tangent to the parabola y = cx2?

To determine

To find: The value of c.

Explanation

Given:

The equation of the line is y=2x+3. (1)

The equation of the parabola is y=cx2. (2)

Calculation:

Obtain the value of c.

Since the left-hand side of the equations (1) and (2) are same, it can be considered as the right-hand side of the equations (1) and (2) are same.

cx2=2x+3cx22x3=0

The above equation has only one solution as the line is tangent to the parabola.

That is, the line intersects the parabola at exactly one point.

Note that, the quadratic equation Ax2+Bx+C=0 has exactly one solution if the discriminant B24AC=0

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