`y = sqrt(1 + x^3), (2, 3)` Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at the given point.

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Chapter 3, 3.4 - Problem 52 - Calculus: Early Transcendentals (7th Edition, James Stewart).
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Slope of a tangent line to a function at a point is equal to the derivative of the function at that point.




Slope (m) at (2,3) = (3*2^2)/(2*3) = 2` `

Equation of tangent line can be found by using point slope form of the line.





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