The slope of the tangent to the curve y = x3 – x2 – 1 at the point whose abscissa is – 2, is ______. - Mathematics and Statistics

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The slope of the tangent to the curve y = x3 – x2 – 1 at the point whose abscissa is – 2, is ______.

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  • – 8

  • 8

  • 16

  • – 16

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The slope of the tangent to the curve y = x3 – x2 – 1 at the point whose abscissa is – 2, is 16.

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