Calculus: Early Transcendentals (2nd Edition)

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Chapter 3 - Derivatives - 3.3 Rules of Differentiation - 3.3 Exercises: 5

Answer

$\dfrac{d}{dx}(cx^n)=c\dfrac{d}{dx}(x^n)=cnx^{n-1}$

Work Step by Step

To derivate a function multiplied by a constant, you can multiply that constant by the derivate of the function: $\dfrac{d}{dx}(cx^n)=c\dfrac{d}{dx}(x^n)$
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