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    Definition of the Derivative and Limits : Finding the Slope of a Tangent Line

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    Use the definition of the derivative to find the slope of the tangent line to the graph of

    f(x) = 1/(3x -2) at x = 1.

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    The definition of the derivative and limits are used to find the slope of a tangent line. The solution is detailed and well presented.

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