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Derivative with many exponents

coolbeans33

New member
Sep 19, 2013
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can you help me find the derivative of: (5t^2+1)4

this is what I did:

(5t^2)(ln 5)(2t) * 4(5t^2+1)3

did I do this right?
 

Jameson

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Staff member
Jan 26, 2012
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Re: derivative with many exponents

Yep! Looks good to me. You took the derivative of the outermost part then applied the chain rule.
 

Klaas van Aarsen

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Staff member
Mar 5, 2012
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Re: derivative with many exponents

can you help me find the derivative of: (5t^2+1)4

this is what I did:

(5t^2)(ln 5)(2t) * 4(5t^2+1)3

did I do this right?
Yep.