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timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2take derivitive first :D

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay tell me when your back

goformit100
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First of all for solving this question do you know the conception of : Derivatives. and i know you can then definitely can solve the question on your own

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2take dervitive first of all : can you do that?

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I dont remember reading anything about derivatives in the text book

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2how about differentials?

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A little. I remember seeing it. Didnt go into much detail

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2you weren't paying much attention lol :P

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Can you tell me. or send me a link about them. either one is fine. :)

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2anyhoo first we must take the derivative aka differential. x^2+5*x luckily this one is one of the most basic and using the rules aka formulas. http://myhandbook.info/form_diff.html look at constant rule, sum rule and power rule :D try it out if you can

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2also the factor rule :)

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what do i plug in for d?

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and d/dx just means the derivative operator so d/dx(x^2+5*x) means derivitve of x^2+5*x with respect to x d/dx(x^2)+ d/dx(5*x) the sum rule this makes it more easy :) seperated into 2 small derivatives instead of one big one. we handle it as 2 seperate problems d/dx(x^2)= 2x by the power rule simply decrease the exponent by 1 and multiply the variable and coefficient by the exponent you just decrased. you get 2 :). d/dx(5*x) = 5 by factor rule now you plug back in because you did them seperately 2x+5 and that is derivative :) with me so far?

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.22x+5 is also a tangent function which gives the slope of the tangent at any given x. For example at x=0 the slope is 5. they want it at 4 tho. So plug it in 2(4)+5=8+5=13 That is your answer :)

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1But i saw where I messed up!

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Thank you so much!

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2weird tho if you not familiar with calc 1 concepts then it is weird problem to do.

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Im not in Calc 1 lol

bahrom7893
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm maybe if we do: x1 = 3 x2 = 5 y1 = 9+15 = 24 y2 = 25+25 = 50 M = (y2y1)/(x2x1) = (5024)/(53) = 26/2=13

bahrom7893
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Voila, the answer given to us by calculus matches up: f'(4) = 2x+5 = 2*4+5=13

timo86m
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2aaa :) calc way is easier tho.

Skittles456
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Im going through all the qustions I missed so i can understand them better
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