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Differentiation of a function

  1. Feb 4, 2007 #1
    hi all
    i need a derivative of this function f(t)=100t/2t+15


    thanks a lot
     
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  3. Feb 4, 2007 #2

    ranger

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    You need to show us your attempt. Are you familiar with the quotient rule and so on?
     
  4. Feb 4, 2007 #3

    Hurkyl

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    FYI, you wrote

    [tex]
    f(t)=\frac{100t}{2t}+15
    [/tex]

    Is that what you meant? If you meant to write

    [tex]
    f(t)=\frac{100t}{2t+15}
    [/tex]

    then you need to use parentheses.
     
  5. Feb 5, 2007 #4
    I'm almost certain he means the later, or the answer is pretty basic in fact it barely requires calculus.:smile:

    [tex]
    f(t)=\frac{100t}{2t+15}
    [/tex]

    Have you tried the quotient rule? Please show working?
     
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