In this lecture Professor Switkes covers the Power Rule of Calculus. First she explains the Power Rule of Differentiation and then delves into the Power Rule with a Constant and finishes off the lecture portion with the Sum and Difference of the Power Rule.
Check whether your
instructor wants you to know the proof of the Power Rule of
out the Power Rule on problems involving negative exponents and
The derivative of
a sum (or difference) is the sum (or difference) of the individual
A constant factor
can be factored out in front of a derivative.
The Power Rule
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