y(t)=(3/2)*sin(12*pi*t)

y't=(3/2)*cos(12*pi*t)

Is that correct?

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- September 18th 2008, 11:05 AMNo Logic SenseDifferential help!
y(t)=(3/2)*sin(12*pi*t)

y't=(3/2)*cos(12*pi*t)

Is that correct? - September 18th 2008, 11:12 AMChris L T521
- September 18th 2008, 11:14 AMMoo
- September 18th 2008, 11:17 AMNo Logic Sense
Okay, let me try again:

y't=(3/2)*cos(t)

Is that correct? - September 18th 2008, 11:24 AMNo Logic Sense
No wait, I can do it!

If 12 * pi * t = u

and sin(u) = y(t)

du/dy = -sin(u)

dt/dy = t

y'(t)=(3/2) * t * -sin(12*pi*t)

Is that now correct? :) - September 18th 2008, 11:29 AMMoo
- September 18th 2008, 11:31 AMNo Logic Sense
Oh yeah, you're right.

No don't worry it wasn't your fault. It has just been ages since I did the whole diffential thing so I thought 12 * pi would dissapear, but of course it's t.

Thanks for the answers. :)