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Homework Help: Partial Derivative help

  1. Mar 6, 2010 #1
    Partial Derivative help!!

    Find the first partial derivatives of f(x,y)=(4x+2y)/(4x−2y) at the point (x,y) = (2, 1).

    My professor never taught us how to do this so I have no idea where to start. Any help would be appreciated.
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  3. Mar 6, 2010 #2


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    Re: Partial Derivative help!!

    Er... you weren't taught about derivatives? :confused:
  4. Mar 6, 2010 #3
    Re: Partial Derivative help!!

    Derivatives yes, partial derivatives with a quotient, no
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