when you derive h/500 i know that h would turn into 1 but since 500 is a constant would that just be 0? please someone explain???

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- Apr 20th 2013, 10:20 AMasilvester635Implicit Differentiation quick question
when you derive h/500 i know that h would turn into 1 but since 500 is a constant would that just be 0? please someone explain???

- Apr 20th 2013, 10:46 AMasilvester635Re: Implicit Differentiation quick question
do i not derive the constant when differentiating implicitly?

- Apr 20th 2013, 11:01 AMhollywoodRe: Implicit Differentiation quick question
I think you assume that h is a function of t, so $\displaystyle \frac{d}{dt} \frac{h(t)}{500} = \frac{d}{dt} \frac{1}{500} h(t) = \frac{1}{500} \frac{dh(t)}{dt}$.

- Hollywood