# What is the derivative of #(6x-5)^4#?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 15, 2015

#### Explanation:

You can differentiate this function by using the chain rule for

This means that you can write

#d/dx(y) = [d/(du)(u^4)] * d/dx(u)#

#y^' = 4u^3 * d/dx(6x-5)#

#y^' = 4 * (6x-5)^3 * 6#

#y^' = color(green)(24 * (6x-5)^3)#