(a) What is the slope of the line through (2, 4)
and (x, y) for y = x^2 + x − 2 when:
i. x = 1.99?
ii. x = 2.004?
iii. x = 2 + h?
(b) What happens to this last slope when h is very
small (close to 0)?
(c) Sketch the graph of y = x^2 + x − 2 for x near 2© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 5, 2021, 1:33 am ad1c9bdddf
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