April 21, 2014

Posts by XCS

Total # Posts: 2

I need help setting up this problem: A particle moves along the curve y=sqr(1+x^3). As it reaches the point (2,3) the y-cordinate is increasing at a rate of 4cm/s. How fast is the x-coordinate of the point changing at that instant. I could only come up with this: dy/dx=4

Could someone check my reasoning? thanx Find the derivative of the function. sin(sin[sinx]) I need to use the chain rule to solve. So I take the derivative sin(sin[sinx) first. Then multiply that by the inside which is the derivative of sin[sinx]. And multiply that by derivati...

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