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y=3(x+2)²
differentiate it please, but do it via substitution method, i can differentiate this but i can not do the substitution method
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y=3(x+2)² differentiate it please, but do it via substitution method, i can differentiate this but i can not do the substitution method
 one year ago
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
the derivative of something squared is two times something, times the deriavtive of something
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amorfideBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
LOL i know how to do it i just cant do the whole let u= ...
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
or you can multiply out an get \[3(x^2+4x+4)=3x^2+12x+12\]\]
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amorfideBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i know i multiply by the power take one off then multiply by derivative of the inside of bracket but i need the substitution method
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
then ignore it, it is a crutch. if you know the chain rule it is entirely unnecessary to say \(u=x+2\) \(y=u^2\) etc
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes, but I believe those were the given instructions
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amorfideBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i really would love the substitution method explained
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i guess you would say \[u=x+2\] \[y=3u^2\] etc etc, but it is silly
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amorfideBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ahhhh okay, then dy/du=6u then du/dx=1 mutliply then substitute u thank you <3
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
you have a composition of functions 1) first add 2 2) then square the result, multiply by 3 inner function can be written as \(u=x+2\) outer as \(y=3u^2\)
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amorfideBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so i substitute u= then y is equal to the new equation with u substituted thank you!
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes, that is correct you get \[6u=6(x+2)\]
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do you know the chain rule?
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Take the derivative of the inside, take the derivative of the outside leave the inside alone
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amorfideBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i know that wy i was struggling with the substitution method i know how to do it straight away though
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
technically the sub method is the chain rule..
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