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bii17
 3 years ago
find dy/dx..
y= 3/8 (x) + 3/8 (sinxcosx) + 1/4 (cos^3 x sinx)
bii17
 3 years ago
find dy/dx.. y= 3/8 (x) + 3/8 (sinxcosx) + 1/4 (cos^3 x sinx)

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bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{ 3 }{ 8 }x + \frac{ 3 }{ 8 }sinxcosx + \frac{ 1 }{ 4 }\cos^3x sinx\]

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the final answer should be cos^4 x

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it is indeed cos^4 x still interested in finding how ?

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yep.. can u help me @hartnn

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sure, u know the product rule in differentiation ?

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1then tell me what u got the derivative of \(cos^3x sin x=?\)

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[(\cos^3x) (\cos x) + (\sin x)(3)(\cos^2 x)(\sin x)\]

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that is correct :) now u know the formula of sin 2x ?

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes! u see how we can use that to differentiate middle term easily... 3/8 sin x cos x = 3/16 sin2x after diff. 6/16 cos2x = 3/8 cos 2x ok with this ?

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1where did u get 6/16 cos 2x??

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(\huge \frac{d}{dx}sin2x=2cos2x\)

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok.. and then.. what's next??

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the first term diff. is just 3/8. now the 'differentiation' part is over.Lets put it all together and see what we can simplify: \(\large (3/8)+3/8cos2x(3/4)cos^2xsin^2x+(1/4)cos^4x\) now do u know the formula for cos2x ??

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1there are 3 formulas for cos 2x

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1right, lets get everything in terms of cos....so which formula has cos in it ?

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1cos 2x= cos^2 x  sin^2 x cos 2x= 2cos^2 x  1 these 2 formulas have cos

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lets use 2nd one, where we directly get \(1+cos2x=2cos^2x\) and let use the fact that \(sin^2x=1−cos^2x\) so now we have : \((3/4)cos^2x−(3/4)cos^2x(1−cos^2x)+(1/4)cos^4x\) can u simplify this and tell me what gets cancelled

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hmmm...can i cancell both (3/4)cos^2x ???

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hmm ok i'll get it ... cos^4 x will be left.

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but did u get how i got that step ? ask if there is any doubt in any step/term.

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes.. I get it.. but about this.. sin^2 x = 1 cos^2 x where din u get it?/

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1basic trignometric identity \(\huge \color{red}{sin^2x+cos^2x=1}\)

bii17
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ow... Thank You For your help :))
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