(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve y = 5x^{3}at the point

(-3,-135). Enter your equation in y = form.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

Taking the derivative of the equation I get

y = 15x^{2}, following that I plug in the x value of the given point:

y = 15(-3)^{2}

and get

y = 135

Am I doing this correctly?

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# Homework Help: Answer Check - Find an equation of the tangent line

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