So I just recently got into calculus but there is one thing that keeps confusing me, and that is the term "with respect to (whatever)". Heres what I register, take the derivative of whatever equation you have. So for example dx/dt, I register take the derivitive of all the terms with X.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Like for example X2+1

would be 2x

But then you says if you say, with respect to time. So like, I know as time is changing to is the function, because maybe all the x values are changing as time continues. Like a car driving on the interstate. But the term "respect to whatever" just confuses me for some reason. I dont know why. It throws me off in lecture when my physics teacher reffers to calculus equations to relate physics equations and all that. Maybe I'm being close minded, I dont know. But if you guys could give me a solid piece of advice on what to make of the whole "with respect to whatver" stuff it would be great. Im ready to rock on and keep it rockin. cool

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# Derivitive of X with Respect to Time

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