Calculus: Early Transcendentals 8th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285741552
ISBN 13: 978-1-28574-155-0

Chapter 3 - Section 3.2 - The Product and Quotient Rules - 3.2 Exercises - Page 188: 3



Work Step by Step

$f(x)=(3x^{2}-5x)e^{x}$ Differentiate by applying the product rule: $f'(x)=(3x^{2}-5x)(e^{x})'+(e^{x})(3x^{2}-5x)'=...$ $...=(3x^{2}-5x)(e^{x})+(e^{x})(6x-5)=...$ Take out common factor $e^{x}$: $...=e^{x}(3x^{2}-5x+6x-5)=e^{x}(3x^{2}+x-5)$ $f'(x)=e^{x}(3x^{2}+x-5)$
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