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

Find an equation for a line that is tangent to the graph of y=e^{x}and goes through the origin.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

y'=e^{x}

That's about all I can think of. I don't know how to make the tangent line go through the origin. Can someone lead me in the right direction?

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# Homework Help: Tangent to y=e^x

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