Subject:
Calculus
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Cac077, Logarithmic Differentiation
Language:
English
Media Formats:
eBook, Interactive

# Logarithmic differentiation modules

## Overview

After completing this section, students should be able to do the following.

• Identify situations where logs can be used to help find derivatives.
• Use logarithmic differentiation to simplify taking derivatives.
• Take derivatives of functions raised to functions.
• Recognize the difference between a variable in the base and a variable in the exponent.

## Ximera Module

Two young mathematicians think about derivatives and logarithms.

# Logarithmic differentiation

## Ximera Module

We use logarithms to help us differentiate.