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HELP! who can explain derivatives :(
let f(x)= (x^3+3x+8)^2
F'(x)=
F'(2)=
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HELP! who can explain derivatives :( let f(x)= (x^3+3x+8)^2 F'(x)= F'(2)=
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
use the chain rule get \[F'(x)=2(x^2+3x+8)(3x^2+3)\]
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mathcalculusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I am very bad with derivatives. I missed the whole lesson de to being sick. can we start from the beginning?
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mathcalculusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how do we use the chain rule?
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you have something squared the derivative of something squared is two times something, times the derivative of something
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
for example, the derivative of \(\sin^2(x)\) is \(2\sin(x)\cos(x)\)
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the derivative of \(x+\sqrt{x}+\tan(x))^2\) is \[2(x+\sqrt{x}+\tan(x))(1+\frac{1}{2\sqrt{x}}+\sec^2(x))\]
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mathcalculusBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so how do we begin this problem?
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to find the derivative we need to place the exponent in front... correct?
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is the derivative for f'(x) = 2X^2+6X+16?
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