#### Problem Statement: CE Board May 1996

Find the slope of the ellipse x^2+4y^2–10x–16y+5 = 0 at the point where y = 2+8^0.5 and x = 7.

- A. -0.1463
- B. -0.1538
- C. -0.1654
- D. -0.1768

#### Problem Answer:

The slope of the ellipse is equal to **-0.1768**

Solution:

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