Calculus 8th Edition

Published by Cengage
ISBN 10: 1285740629
ISBN 13: 978-1-28574-062-1

Chapter 2 - Derivatives - Review - Concept Check - Page 195: 4


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$\lim\limits_{x \to a} \frac{f(x)-f(a)}{x-a}$ or $\lim\limits_{h \to 0} \frac{f(h+a)-f(a)}{h}$ is $f'(a)$ The derivative f' is the instantaneous rate of change with respect to x when $x=a$ and also the slope of the tangent line at a.
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