# Math Help - Finding the partial derivatives

1. ## Finding the partial derivatives

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2. ## Re: Finding the partial derivatives

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3. ## Re: Finding the partial derivatives

$\frac{\partial{f_1}}{\partial{N_2}} = 0 + N_1(-aN_2') = -aN_1$

4. ## Re: Finding the partial derivatives

Originally Posted by Amer
$\frac{\partial{f_1}}{\partial{N_2}} = 0 + N_1(-aN_2') = -aN_1$
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