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    Derivative Question

    X^2(x-4) Would it be the same if I multiplied the x^2 through then took the derivative?
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    Quote Originally Posted by av8or91 View Post
    X^2(x-4) Would it be the same if I multiplied the x^2 through then took the derivative?
    Yes.
    \left(f(g-h)\right)^{'}=\left(fg-fh\right)^{'}.
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