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Tangent to the curve

  1. Mar 5, 2009 #1
    The line y = 8x + b is tangent to the curve y = 2x^2.

    Determine the point of tangency and the value of "b"
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  3. Mar 6, 2009 #2


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    What does the number 8 in y = 8x + b represent?
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