Results 1 to 5 of 5

Math Help - What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Joined
    Sep 2012
    From
    Ca
    Posts
    25

    What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?

    What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  2. #2
    Member
    Joined
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    151
    Thanks
    3

    Re: What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?

    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  3. #3
    MHF Contributor MarkFL's Avatar
    Joined
    Dec 2011
    From
    St. Augustine, FL.
    Posts
    1,988
    Thanks
    734

    Re: What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?

    What rule(s) of differentiation do you think is appropriate here?
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  4. #4
    Junior Member
    Joined
    Sep 2012
    From
    Ca
    Posts
    25

    Re: What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?

    I believe it's the quotient rule??
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  5. #5
    MHF Contributor MarkFL's Avatar
    Joined
    Dec 2011
    From
    St. Augustine, FL.
    Posts
    1,988
    Thanks
    734

    Re: What is the derivative of this function, f(x)= [(x^2+3x+1)/(x+1)}?

    Yes, can you show how you would apply this rule?
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: July 2nd 2012, 11:40 AM
  2. Derivative of a particular function - help
    Posted in the Differential Equations Forum
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: November 22nd 2010, 11:28 AM
  3. max function derivative
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: January 17th 2010, 01:43 AM
  4. Derivative of Q function
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: August 18th 2008, 02:39 AM
  5. Derivative of the function
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: March 21st 2007, 03:40 PM

Search Tags


/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum