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Burnstreak

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## Homework Statement

Find the parabola of the form y=ax^2+bx, whose tangent at given point P has equation y.

y=5x-8

P=(2,2)

## Homework Equations

I guess the equations involved would be the equation for the parabola: y=ax^2+bx, and the y-y1=m(x-x1) for the slope.

## The Attempt at a Solution

Using the parabola equation, I found a general derivative and then input the x and y' values in order to try and find a and b, but I was unable to solve for either.