# Calculus Examples

Find the Derivative Using Chain Rule - d/dx
Step 1
Differentiate using the chain rule, which states that is where and .
To apply the Chain Rule, set as .
Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .
Replace all occurrences of with .
Step 2
Differentiate using the chain rule, which states that is where and .
To apply the Chain Rule, set as .
The derivative of with respect to is .
Replace all occurrences of with .
Step 3
Differentiate.
Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .
Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .
Simplify the expression.
Multiply by .
Move to the left of .
Step 4
Simplify.
Multiply by .
Reorder the factors of .