Common Calculus Mistakes
Implicit Differentiation: Multiple Mistakes |

Some problems provide the opportunity for more than one mistake. The Goal
Find dy/dx, where x and y are related by the equation
The Mistakes
Find the mistakes:
(Roll the mouse over the math to see a hint in red) (Roll the mouse over the math to see a hint in red) A Correct Solution
(Roll the mouse over the area above to see the corrections in blue) Explanations
In the first mistaken solution the derivative of ln(xy) with respect to x was computed incorrectly. By the |

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