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

Find parametric equations for the tangent line to the curve x= t^4, y= t^4, z=t^3 at the point (1,1,1)

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I understand everything about solving this problem with the exception of how to find what t =? to plug in. ie: This equation it equals 1, other problems I see it equals 0 or 2Pi, yet not a single place in 3 books do I see any mention as to how to determine what t is.

What magic are they doing to figure this out?

Thanks,

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# Homework Help: R3 Tangent line question

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