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henpen
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\[y^2=2px\] \[ \Rightarrow 2ydy=2pdx \]
How is this achieved at? I've always gone with calculating
\[ 2y\frac{dy}{dx}=2p \] and multiplying both sides by dx. But I know that's heresy.
What's the official story as to how it's arrived at?
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
henpen Group Title
\[y^2=2px\] \[ \Rightarrow 2ydy=2pdx \] How is this achieved at? I've always gone with calculating \[ 2y\frac{dy}{dx}=2p \] and multiplying both sides by dx. But I know that's heresy. What's the official story as to how it's arrived at?
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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henpen Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I've always found it odd how it seems plucked out of thin air
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Jonask Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
here is a link this is called differentials chew on it
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henpen Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh differentials I wasn't thinking!
 2 years ago
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