Find and simplify the following derivatives:

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- October 23rd 2008, 02:28 PMiz1hp[SOLVED] more derivatives
Find and simplify the following derivatives:

thanks :D - October 23rd 2008, 02:41 PMskeeter
all of these are derivatives involving the use the chain rule ... let's see how you do at least one of them.

- October 23rd 2008, 02:52 PMiz1hp
i know they are the chain rule which is

but I dont know how to do these chain rules with cos, sec and tan to exponents of more then 1 - October 23rd 2008, 03:04 PMskeeter

do the cosine one. - October 23rd 2008, 03:19 PMiz1hp
- October 23rd 2008, 03:28 PMskeeter

- October 23rd 2008, 03:34 PMiz1hp
so the cos one would be

- October 23rd 2008, 03:36 PMskeeter
- October 23rd 2008, 03:45 PMiz1hp
so the tan one is...

?? - October 23rd 2008, 03:52 PMskeeter
... and you said you didn't know how.

(Clapping)

good job. now clean up the algebra on all of them. - October 23rd 2008, 03:59 PMiz1hp
ahhah thanks for explaining it to me haha :P

if you can help me with one more, ill be set :P

so far ive gotten to:

and now im stuck - October 23rd 2008, 04:04 PMJameson