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Multivariable Calculus

8th Edition
James Stewart
ISBN: 9781305266643
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Multivariable Calculus

8th Edition
James Stewart
ISBN: 9781305266643
Textbook Problem

Find dy/dx and d2y/dx2. For which values of t is the curve concave upward?

13. x = et, y = te−t

To determine

To find: the value of dydx and d2ydx2 for the parametric equations x=et and y=tet and find for value of t , whether the curve is concave upward.

Explanation

Given:

The parametric equation for the variable x is as follows.

x=et (1)

The parametric equation for the variable y is as follows.

y=tet (2)

Calculation:

Differentiate the parametric equation x with respect to t .

x=etdxdt=et

Differentiate the parametric equation y with respect to t .

dydt=ddt(tet)=tet+et=et(1t)

Write the chain rule for dydx .

dydx=dydtdxdt

Substitute (et(1t)) for dydt and (et) for dxdt in the above equation.

dydx=(et(1t))(et)=e2t(1t)

Calculate the second derivative to determine concavity.

d2ydx2=ddt(dydx)dxdt=e2t(1)+(1t)(2e2t)et=e2t(12+2t)et=e3t(2t3)

Substitute (1) for t in equation (1)

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