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    Find the derivative of the function.

    f(t) = tan(e^(2t)) + e^(tan(2t))
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    Quote Originally Posted by FamousDrumFreak View Post
    Find the derivative of the function.

    f(t) = tan(e^(2t)) + e^(tan(2t))
    couple of hints ...

    if u is a function of t ...

    \frac{d}{dt} \tan{u} = \sec^2{u} \cdot \frac{du}{dt}

    and

    if v is a function of t ...

    \frac{d}{dt} e^v = e^v  \cdot \frac{dv}{dt}
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    Quote Originally Posted by FamousDrumFreak View Post
    Find the derivative of the function.

    f(t) = tan(e^(2t)) + e^(tan(2t))
    Do you know the chain rule?

     \frac{d}{dx} f(g(x)) = f'(g(x)) \times g'(x)
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