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    partial derivative of ODE

    what is
    \frac{\partial}{\partial x}(\frac{dx}{dt}) ?

    (the partial wrt x of  \dot{x} )
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    Quote Originally Posted by ebot View Post
    what is
    \frac{\partial}{\partial x}(\frac{dx}{dt}) ?

    (the partial wrt x of  \dot{x} )
    This question looks unusual. In what context did it arise?
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