Find the derivative of T(n)=n-n^3, using first principles.

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Nov 24th 2007, 11:21 AM

topsquark

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Originally Posted by johntuan

Find the derivative of T(n)=n-n^3, using first principles.

Thanks.

Expand the numerator and collect like terms. You will find that the resulting numerator is divisible by h, so divide the h in the numerator by the one in the denominator. This will make your limit trivial.