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    Derivatives : Distance Between Two Horizontal Tangents

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    The curve y = x^3 + x^2 - x has two horizontal tangents. Find the distance between these two tangents and draw a picture.

    Please show how to solve the following problem to the answer of 32/27.

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    Derivatives

    Please show how to solve the following problem to the answer of 32/27.

    The curve y = x^3 + x^2 - ...

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    The distance between two horizontal tangents is found and the details are provided. The solution is well presented.

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