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    An Implicit Differentiation problem

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    Find the slope of the tangent line at the indicated point.

    (a) Witch of Agnessi
    (x^2 + 4)y = 8
    Point: (2, 1)

    (b) Bifolium
    (x^2 + y^2)^2 = 4(x^2)y
    Point: (1,1)

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    There is a very good reference on implicit differentiation:
    http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/3/implicit.7/

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