Sunday

December 21, 2014

December 21, 2014

Posted by **Liz** on Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at 6:41pm.

y = (x+y)/(x√2)

I know that you can simplify the problem by arranging it to:

y = (x)/(x√2) + (y)/(x√2)

but I don't know where to go from here

- Calculus -
**bobpursley**, Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at 7:23pmI am not certain what you mean by x√2.

Please explain

- Calculus -
**TutorCat**, Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at 7:31pmapply quotient rule:

http://www.mathwords.com/d/derivative_rules.htm

y'=[(1+y')(x√2)-(x+y)(√2)]/(x√2)^2

implicit differentiation:

http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/Implicit-Differentiation.topicArticleId-39909,articleId-39882.html

solve for y'

- Calculus -
**drwls**, Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at 8:04pmI agree with Bob. A clarification is necessary.

(x)/(x√2) looks like 1/√2 to me, and the derivative of that term is zero.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math - Find an equation of the line that bisects the obtuse angles formed by the...

algebra 1 help - simplifying square roots 1) find volume of this prism? v=bwh b...

maths - I will be thankfull to you if you help me to solve the below problem: 6...

Algebra 2 Answer Check - Simplify by rationalizing each denominator. 1. 2/√...

Algebra - How would i complete these problems? 1. (√6mn)^5 2. ^3√16x...

algebra 1 - alright i have a few questions if its ok..? Simplify: 1. -2√(...

Algebra - Simplify the expressions and solve the equations 1. 2√3 - √...

Algebra Work Check - 1. 5√6 * 1/6√216 5/6 * √1296 5/6 * √...

algebra 1 help - simplifying square roots 1) find volume of this prism? v=bwh b...

Math - Help with radicals please - Please show work Simplify rational 1. 4√...