Section 3.6. Read from Example 6 to the end of the section. Answer the following questions by 7:00 am. Send an e-mail with subject line MA251 to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Pay particular attention to the Steps in Logarithmic Differentiation on page 221.
1) How can we use logarithmic differentiation for functions f with f(x) < 0 for some values of x?
2) Fill in the
blanks. The derivative of x^(sqrt(x))
is x^(sqrt(x)) [ ( _______ ) / ( _____ sqrt(x)
3) What is (the limit as n approaches infinity) (1 + 1/n)^n ?