# Finding the Normal Line to a Curve: Definition & Equation

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### How are the normal and tangent lines related?

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### 2. If the slope of the tangent line at a given point is 4, what is the slope of the normal line?

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The quiz will feature a combination of questions. Some questions will focus on definitions related to normal lines. Other questions will ask you to solve some practice problems related to the concept.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will require you to practice these following ideas:

• Normal and tangent lines
• Tangent lines at a given point
• Slope
• Functions and their graphical representations

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related normal lines lesson
• Making connections - use understanding of the concept of normal lines
• Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about normal lines in a different light
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve normal and tangent lines practice problems
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding normal lines and tangent lines and interpret it correctly