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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

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James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805
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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

Solutions

Chapter 3, Problem 7RQ
To determine

Whether the statement, “If ddx(10x)=x10x1” is true or false.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 7RQ

The statement is false.

Explanation of Solution

Reason:

The derivative of 10x is computed as follows,

Use the formula ddx(ax)=axln(a)  where a is constant,

ddx(10x)=10xln10x10x1

That is, ddx(10x)x10x1.

Therefore, the given statement is false.

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