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The author uses differentiation to find the point of tangency for exponential functions for all bases and shows they lie on a horizontal line.

Old Node ID: 
944
Author(s): 
Helen Skala (University of Wisconsin - La Crosse)
Publication Date: 
Friday, October 21, 2005
Original Publication Source: 
College Mathematics Journal
Original Publication Date: 
March, 1997
Subject(s): 
Algebra and Number Theory
Algebra
Functions
Topic(s): 
Calculus Functions
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Rating Count: 
19.00
Rating Sum: 
52.00
Rating Average: 
2.74
Author (old format): 
Helen Skala
Applicable Course(s): 
3.1 Mainstream Calculus I
Modify Date: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Average: 2.8 (19 votes)

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