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Tangent Line at a Point of a Function

Description

Calculate the equation of the tangent line through a specified point for a univariate function.

 

Enter the function as an expression.

 

ⅇx2

ⅇx2

(1)

Specify a point, and then calculate the equation of the tangent line.

 

StudentCalculus1Tangent,x=0

2x+1

(2)

Alternatively, you can use the Tangents tutor, a point-and-click interface. There are two ways to launch this tutor.

• 

From the Tools menu, select Tutors, Calculus - Single Variable, and then Tangents.

• 

Enter a univariate function below, then click the following Tangents button.

Commands Used

Student[Calculus1][Tangent]

See Also

Student[Calculus1][TangentTutor]

 


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