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Course: Calculus I
Topic: Derivatives
Subtopic: Logarithmic Differentiation

Overview

We have found the derivative of a variable to a constant and the derivative of a constant to a variable, but in this lesson we tackle the derivative of a variable to a variable. This requires a process called logarithmic differentiation which requires applying the natural logarithm function and using implicit differentiation.

Objectives

By the end of this topic you should know and be prepared to be tested on:

Terminology

Terms you should be able to define: logarithmic differentiation

Mini-Lectures and Examples

STUDY: Derivatives - Exponential, Logarithmic, Inverse, and Inverse Trig Functions

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