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Homework Help: Nth derivative, differentiation

  1. Jan 16, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Find f^n for f(x) = Ln(2x+1)

    Can anyone point me in the right direction with how to get the nth derivative of the above function please, I just cannot seem to work this out!!!

    Thank you
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  3. Jan 16, 2013 #2


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    I would start by finding f',f'' and maybe f''', perhaps a pattern will emerge.
  4. Jan 16, 2013 #3


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    This is obviously a calculus problem, so should be posted in Calculus & Beyond. I am moving it to that section.
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