Science:Math Exam Resources/Courses/MATH110/December 2014/Question 04 (c)
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Question 04 (c) 

The following limit equals the derivative for some function and some point .
(c) Confirm your answer to part (b) by computing the derivative for the function and point you identified in part (a) using appropriate differentiation rules. 
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Hint 

Use the power rule. 
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Solution 

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Please rate my easiness! It's quick and helps everyone guide their studies. By the power rule, the derivative of is . Then, plugging , we get , which matches with the answer to part (b). 