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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

The point p(25,7) lies on the curve y=[tex]\sqrt{}x[/tex]+2. Let Q be the point (x, [tex]\sqrt{}x[/tex]+2).

Find the slope of the secant line PQ for the following values of x:

If x=25.1, the slope of PQ is:

2. Relevant equations

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3. The attempt at a solution

I was using the formula : m[tex]_{}pq[/tex]= x[tex]_{}2[/tex] -1 /X-1 and substituting x for 25.1 and then performed division.

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