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

Find d^2y/dx^2 in terms of x and y.

[tex]x^2y^2-2x=3[/tex]

2. Relevant equations

property rule, chain rule, quotient rule,

3. The attempt at a solution

I can do this the long way, but there must be a shorter solution. Can I simplify it? I've found [tex]dy/dx=(-xy^2 +2x)/(2x^2y)[/tex]. but the derivative of that takes a ridiculous amount of steps. If there isn't a shorter way then I'll just take my time.

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# Homework Help: Hard? implicit differentiation

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