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

Differentiate the following function with respect to x,

p(x) = (( x+5 )^2)*(( x+3 )^7)

2. Relevant equations

well the product rule is,

p(x)=(f)*(g)

p'(x)= (f')*(g)+(g')*(f)

and general differentiation is,

p'(x)=n(f)^(n-1)*n(g)^(n-1)

3. The attempt at a solution

well i used the product rule and got

(2(x+5))*((x+3)^7)+(7(x+3)^6)*((x+5)^2)

but this is said to be wrong how do i simplify it more or what have i done wrong???

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# Homework Help: Differentiation using product rule?

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