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The first derivative of the product and the quotient of two differentiable functions or more

Derivative of product of differentiable function If f and g are two differentiable function with respect x and ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Y= f(x) Thats means that

derivative of the first first function

y' =

the second function + derivative of the second the

If f, g and h are three differentiable function with respect x and ( ) ( ) Y= f(x) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Derivative of quotient of two differentiable functions If f and g are two differentiable function with respect x and ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Y= ( ) ( ( )) Thats means that
y' = ( ( ) ( )

( )

( )

( )

( )

Find the first derivative of each of the following Activity 1

1) 2) 3) 4)

Y = (3x-5) (2X-7) Y = (x+4)(x2+5x+7) Y = (3x2-4x+6)(2x3+6x-12) Y = (x2-4)(x3+6x) (3x-4) )(x )

5) Y= (x4+5)(x
Activity 2

6) Y = 7) Y = 8) Y = 9) Y = 10) Y = 11) Y = ( )

Activity 3 Find the slope of the tangent to each of the following curves 1) f(x) = x(x+4)(x-5) at (0, 0) 2) f(x)= 3) f(x) = 4) y = Activity 4 1) Find the point which lies on the curve y = ( )( ) and the tangent to this curve are a) Parallel to x-axis b) Parallel to the line y+9x = 1 c) Perpendicular to the line 15y = 3-x 2) Find the equation of the tangent to the curve of the function F (x) =(x-1) ( ) ( ) 3) If f(x) = 8x-1 and g(x) = 4) If y= Activity 5 5) Let the curve of the function f(x)= 6) If f(x) = passes through the point (1,1) and the slope , ( ) Then find values of x for which f'(x)= g'(x) ( )( ) at (0,0) ( at x=1 )

of the tangent at this point equals 3 find the value of each of a and b , f (0) =3 and f'(0) =2 then find the value of each a and b.

7) Prove that the tangent to the curve y= tangent to the curve y= the tangent to the curve y= at x =1

at the point (4,-4) is parallel to the

8) Prove that the tangent to the curve y=

, at the point (1,5) is perpendicular to