Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Derivative of 1-e^2x?

  1. Sep 24, 2007 #1
    derivative of 1-e^2x????

    does anyone know how to do this one?

    derivative of 1-e^2x????
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 24, 2007 #2


    User Avatar
    Homework Helper

    All that's needed is the chain rule.

    Let u = 2x, then u' = 2

    y = 1-eu

    y' = -euu' = -2e2x
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook