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Multiple Choice: A point (, ) is moving along a curve . At the instant when the slope of the curve is , the -coordinate of the point is increasing at a rate of units per second. The rate of change, in units per second, of the -coordinate of the point is:

Slope , where run is the change in the -coordinate and rise is the change in the -coordinate.
Solve for rise.

Implicitly differentiate with respect to .