Results 1 to 2 of 2
Like Tree1Thanks
  • 1 Post By Plato

Math Help - How do I set this derivative problem up for product rule?

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Joined
    Oct 2013
    From
    United States
    Posts
    39

    How do I set this derivative problem up for product rule?

    Consider the function f(x)=e5xg(x) , where g(0)=10 and g(0)=−3.
    Find f(0).
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  2. #2
    MHF Contributor

    Joined
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    18,714
    Thanks
    1642
    Awards
    1

    Re: How do I set this derivative problem up for product rule?

    Quote Originally Posted by rhcprule3 View Post
    Consider the function f(x)=e5xg(x) , where g(0)=10 and g(0)=−3.
    Find f(0).
    I am guessing that the problem is really f(x)=e^{5x}g(x).

    If so, then f'(x)=5e^{5x}g(x)+e^{5x}g'(x).
    Thanks from rhcprule3
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. Product rule for the second derivative
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: November 11th 2012, 07:57 AM
  2. Derivative by using product rule
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: October 13th 2011, 02:54 PM
  3. Replies: 5
    Last Post: October 19th 2009, 01:04 PM
  4. Derivative using the product rule
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: October 1st 2009, 12:11 AM
  5. Find derivative using product rule....
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: March 1st 2008, 07:03 PM

Search Tags


/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum