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Help Calculus problems

  1. Feb 25, 2007 #1
    help!!!!Calculus problems

    1)Find the equation of the tangent line to f(x) = (x - 6)8 at the point where x = 7.

    2)The demand curve for a product is given by
    q = f(p) = 5,000e-0.30p,
    where q is the quantity sold and p is the price of the product, in dollars. Find f(6) and f'(6).
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
    Last edited: Feb 25, 2007
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  3. Feb 25, 2007 #2
    I have a hunch that maybe you did not write the problem correctly.
  4. Feb 25, 2007 #3
    Also, nobody is going to do your homework for you, so you have to put your work down if you want help.
  5. Feb 25, 2007 #4
    u probably got the question wrong the given equation is linear. tangent at any point of linear equation is that line itself. plus u'll never learn if r gonna have someone else do ur HW.
  6. Feb 26, 2007 #5


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    I suspect that the first problem involved (x-6)8.

    However, there is no work shown so don't expect anyone to do your work for you.
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