Unit 2 - Objective 2 - Chain Rule



For finding the derivative of a composite function (a function of a function):


For a fuction raised to a power, this becomes:


which says:




Find dy/dx for the following:

Problem 1:

Problem 2:


To find the derivative of the more complicated functions of x, use one rule at a time.


Problem 1:

Problem 2:


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