In addition to handwriting this assignment, please complete our 4th WeBWorK assignment. Note that on the Problem 5 of this WeBWorK assignment you need to differentiate the function
We have not yet discussed how to differentiate this function, but you can use our power rule to do it if you rewrite it as
Read section 1.8 carefully (and its examples) to see how to use the tangent line / linear approbation equation
to approximate a desired value of a given function . In problem 5, for example, you are asked to approximate .
- State the limit definition of .
- Use the limit definition of to compute the first derivative of .
- Write the equation for the line tangent to that passes through the point .