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Examples using Implicit Differentiation

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Examples to show how to use implicit differentiation.

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Implicit Differentiation

Implicit Differentiation
Find dy/dx. Then find the slope of the tangent line at the given point.
a) 2x2 - 3y3 = 5 at (-2,1)
b) y3 + x2y5 - x4 = 27 at (0,3)
Implicit Differentiation - Basic Idea and Examples
Find dy/dx of x2 + (xy) + cos(y) = 8y Implicit Differentiation Examples
An example of finding a tangent line is also given.
1. Find dy/dx of 1 + x = sin(xy2)
2. Find the equation of the tangent line at (1,1) on the curve x2 + xy + y2 = 3. More Implicit Differentiation Examples
1. Find the dy/dx of x3 + y3 = (xy)
2. Find the dy/dx of (x2y) + (xy2) = 3x

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