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lynda.boyce
 one year ago
I need some help with a calculus problem.
lynda.boyce
 one year ago
I need some help with a calculus problem.

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lynda.boyce
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the profit (in millions of dollars) derived from selling x units of a certain software is modeled by the following function: P(x) = 0.003x^3 + 100x. If the rate of change in profit, called the marginal profit, is modeled by the derivative of P(x), find P'(x).

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the derivative with respect to x of \(a x^n\) where a is a constant is: \[ \frac{d}{dx} a x^n = a\cdot n \cdot x^{n1} \]

phi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0use that rule for each term in your problem. Notice the second term can be written as \( 100 x^1\) so the rule applies.
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