(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

f(x)= x^2(x-2)^4 solve for f '(x)

2. Relevant equations

f(x) = x^2(x-2)^4

3. The attempt at a solution

4x^2(x-2)^3

The answer is given in the book as 2x(x-2)^3(3x-2)

i'm not following any progression that gets me to that solution regardless of how many times I work through it.

If someone could give me a step by step on this on I'd greatly appreciate it.

Thanks

SC

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# Homework Help: Chain rule differentiation

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