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can someone help me solve derivatives: 7x^34/x^4
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 10 months ago
mathcalculus Group Title
can someone help me solve derivatives: 7x^34/x^4
 10 months ago
 10 months ago

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i don't understand why we leave 7x^3 alone and not find the derivative
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TheDoctorRules Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Use the quotient rule for derivatives \[(v*du/dx u*dv/dx)/v^2\]
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mathcalculus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
can we use the sum and difference rule?
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lmarl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no, if you are taking the derivative of the form f(x)/g(x) you have to use the quotient rule: (f(x)*g'(x)g(x)*f'(x))/(g(x))^2 in Newton's notation or as TheDoctorRules showed in Leibniz's notation
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