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Finding the derivative

  1. Nov 13, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    2. Relevant equations
    Chain rule
    Product rule

    3. The attempt at a solution


    Would you use the product rule after using the power rule and chain rule?
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  3. Nov 13, 2011 #2


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    Review the product rule !
  4. Nov 13, 2011 #3


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    This looks like you're attempting to use the chain rule.
    No. Use the product rule first. You don't need the chain rule at all.
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    That's more like it!
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