# How do you find the derivative of #f(x)=(x-2)^3#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 20, 2016

It depends on whether you have learned the chain rule yet or not.

#### Explanation:

**With the chain rule:**

For

So,

# = 3(x-2)^2 * 1 = 3(x-2)^2# .

**Without the chain rule**

Expand,

So,