Slope of a Line Between Two Points on a Function Examples
Example 1
Find the slope of the line between the two points shown. |
Example 2
If f(x) = x^{3} + 1, find the slope of the secant line between the two points on the function where x = 1 and x = 3. |
Example 3
Let f(x) = 1 – x^{2}. What is the slope of the secant line between (a, f(a)) and (a + h, f(a + h)) where a = -1 and h = -0.25. |
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