Hello all Given: x^2 + xy + y^2 - 7 = 0, solve for y using the quadratic forumula. Then find dy/dx at P(1,2) from a function of the form f(x). My solution: y = -x (+/-) sqrt( x^2 - 28) / 2. I am not sure if this is correct. After solving for y, do you have to implicitly take the derivative of y?