Derivative of Trig functions  TOPIC_SOLVED

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Derivative of Trig functions

Postby Rico. on Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:09 am

Please me to differentiate this with respect to (x): y=csc(2x^5). Thank you in advance
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Re: Derivative of Trig functions  TOPIC_SOLVED

Postby nona.m.nona on Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:17 pm

Rico. wrote:Please me to differentiate this with respect to (x): y=csc(2x^5). Thank you in advance

This involves a straightforward application of the Chain Rule. Differentiate the "outer" function, being the cosecant. Then multiply by the derivative of the next "layer", being the 2x^5.

For an example of the process, try this article.
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