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anonymous
 4 years ago
what is the difference between differentiate and derivate?
anonymous
 4 years ago
what is the difference between differentiate and derivate?

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.Sam.
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Differentiation is a process. Derivative is the result obtained from differentiation. \[y = 2x ^{3}\] \[\frac{dy}{dx} = 6x ^{2}\] is the derivative obtained by differentiation.

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1He asked what the difference was between the words "differentiate" and "derivate". Those two words are simply synonyms for the command "Take the derivative of a given function".

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I do not think there is a word called derivate

precal
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In calculus, we do use the word derivative. I believe the asker had a typo

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@rivermaker http://www.onelook.com/?w=derivate&ls=a
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