# What is the derivative of #ln x^5#?

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Oct 17, 2016

#### Explanation:

Oct 17, 2016

#### Explanation:

If you forget the logarithm rule

You should know that

According to the chain rule, this also tells us that

Thus, we see that:

#d/dxln(x^5)=1/x^5*d/dxx^5=1/x^5*5x^4=5/x#