October 21st, 2009, 04:08 PM  #1 
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quick question whats the derivative of 1/x? 
October 21st, 2009, 04:33 PM  #2 
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1/x^2

October 21st, 2009, 06:38 PM  #3 
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1/x also equals x^1. so you can just do the nx^n1, where n equals your exponent. 

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