# How do you find the slope of the tangent line to the curve #y=x-x^2# at (1,0)?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 5, 2015

the slope is 1-2x

#### Explanation:

to get to the slope of the function you'll need to differentiate. ie d/dx (x-x^2) is 1-2x, this is the slope of the function but also the slope of the tangent line since they are equal.