Calculus 10th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1-28505-709-0
ISBN 13: 978-1-28505-709-5

Chapter 2 - Differentiation - 2.1 Exercises - Page 103: 4


a.) $\gt$ b.) $ \lt $

Work Step by Step

a.) Because the slope from the points (1,2), and (4,5) is greater than slope between (4,5) and (3,4.5), Then the sign used is $ \gt $ b.) Because the tangent slope at $f'(1)$ is greater than the slope between the points (4,5) and (1,2) Then the sign used is $ \lt $
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