Math

Suppose that x and y are related by the equation x^2/4 + y^3/2 = 4. Use implicit differentiation to determine dy/dx.

My answer was 1/3y^2, y cannot = 0 but this is wrong.

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. x/2+3/2 y^2 y'=0
    solve for y'

    y'=-x/3y^2

    check me.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    👤
    bobpursley

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. science

    1) What conclusions can be drawn about the relationship between the arrangement of elements on the periodic table and the patterns observed in their properties? :Properties of elements are related to atomic numbers.*** :Properties

  2. math

    An object is thrown or fired straight upwards at an initial speed of v_0 ft⁄s will reach height h feet after t seconds, where h and t are related to the formula h=-16t^2+v_0 t Suppose the object is fired straight upwards with an

  3. Calculus

    For the function f(x) = x^2 - 4x +5, x>= 2, which is equal to d/dx (f-1 this is the inverse)(x)) ? 1/(2y-4) where x and y are related by the equation (satisfy the equation) x=y^2-4y+5 x>= 1 2y-4 where x and y are related by the

  4. Science

    What conclusion can be drawn about the relationship between the arrangement of elements on the periodic table and the patterns observed in their priorities? A. Properties of elements are related to atomic numbers. B. Properties of

  1. differential calculus

    ADIABATIC EXPANSION when a certain polyatomic gas undergoes adiabatic expansion,its pressure p and volume V satisfy the equation pV^1.3 =k,where k is constant.Find the relationship between the related rates dp/dt and dV/dt. this

  2. Calculus

    Both x and y denote functions of t that are related by the given equation. Use this equation and the given derivative information to find the specified derivative. Equation:35x^2+20y^2=1 Given that dx/dt=4, find dy/dt when

  3. chemistry

    Vectors A B, and C satisfy the vector equation A+B=C and their magnitudes are related by the scalar equation A2+b2=C2. How is vector A oriented with respect to vector B. answer: is it vertors A & B must be at right angles to each

  4. Math

    Equation: t=5(logP/log0.5) P is the percentage of caffiene in the bloodstream related to t, time elapsed in hours Suppose you drink a cup of coffee at 9:00 a.m. What percentage of the caffiene will remain in your body at noon?

  1. calculus

    c)The price (in dollars) p and the quantity demanded q are related by the equation: p2+2q2=1100. If R is revenue, dR/dt can be expressed by the following equation: dR/dt=A(dp/dt), where A is a function of just q. i)Find A. ii)Find

  2. quadratic functions

    The graph of a quadratic function can have 0, 1 or 2 x-intercepts. How can you predict the number of x-intercepts without drawing the graph or (completely) solving the related equation? Suppose that the graph of f(x) = ax^2+bx+c

  3. Math

    If a graph of a quadratic function can have 0, 1 or 2 x-intercepts. How can you predict the number of x-intercepts without drawing the graph or (completely) solving the related equation? Suppose that the graph of f(x) = ax^2+bx+c

  4. math

    Suppose you buy a brand new car for $25,000. The car's value depreciates each year by $2,000. How much is the car worth after 1 year? How much is the car worth after 2 years? Write a slope intercept equation that expresses the

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.