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November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 1 Page number 102 black

102
CHAPTER 3
Topics in Diﬀerentiation
EXERCISE SET 3.1
1. (a) 1 +y +x
dy
dx
−6x
2
= 0,
dy
dx
=
6x
2
−y −1
x
(b) y =
2 + 2x
3
−x
x
=
2
x
+ 2x
2
−1,
dy
dx
= −
2
x
2
+ 4x
(c) From Part (a),
dy
dx
= 6x −
1
x

1
x
y = 6x −
1
x

1
x
_
2
x
+ 2x
2
−1
_
= 4x −
2
x
2
2. (a)
1
2
y
−1/2
dy
dx
−cos x = 0 or
dy
dx
= 2

y cos x
(b) y = (2 + sin x)
2
= 4 + 4 sin x + sin
2
x so
dy
dx
= 4 cos x + 2 sin xcos x
(c) from Part (a),
dy
dx
= 2

y cos x = 2 cos x(2 + sin x) = 4 cos x + 2 sin xcos x
3. 2x + 2y
dy
dx
= 0 so
dy
dx
= −
x
y
4. 3x
2
+ 3y
2
dy
dx
= 3y
2
+ 6xy
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
=
3y
2
−3x
2
3y
2
−6xy
=
y
2
−x
2
y
2
−2xy
5. x
2
dy
dx
+ 2xy + 3x(3y
2
)
dy
dx
+ 3y
3
−1 = 0
(x
2
+ 9xy
2
)
dy
dx
= 1 −2xy −3y
3
so
dy
dx
=
1 −2xy −3y
3
x
2
+ 9xy
2
6. x
3
(2y)
dy
dx
+ 3x
2
y
2
−5x
2
dy
dx
−10xy + 1 = 0
(2x
3
y −5x
2
)
dy
dx
= 10xy −3x
2
y
2
−1 so
dy
dx
=
10xy −3x
2
y
2
−1
2x
3
y −5x
2
7. −
1
2x
3/2

dy
dx
2y
3/2
= 0,
dy
dx
= −
y
3/2
x
3/2
8. 2x =
(x −y)(1 +dy/dx) −(x +y)(1 −dy/dx)
(x −y)
2
,
2x(x −y)
2
= −2y + 2x
dy
dx
so
dy
dx
=
x(x −y)
2
+y
x
9. cos(x
2
y
2
)
_
x
2
(2y)
dy
dx
+ 2xy
2
_
= 1,
dy
dx
=
1 −2xy
2
cos(x
2
y
2
)
2x
2
y cos(x
2
y
2
)
10. −sin(xy
2
)
_
y
2
+ 2xy
dy
dx
_
=
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
= −
y
2
sin(xy
2
)
2xy sin(xy
2
) + 1
11. 3 tan
2
(xy
2
+y) sec
2
(xy
2
+y)
_
2xy
dy
dx
+y
2
+
dy
dx
_
= 1
so
dy
dx
=
1 −3y
2
tan
2
(xy
2
+y) sec
2
(xy
2
+y)
3(2xy + 1) tan
2
(xy
2
+y) sec
2
(xy
2
+y)
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 2 Page number 103 black
Exercise Set 3.1 103
12.
(1 + sec y)[3xy
2
(dy/dx) +y
3
] −xy
3
(sec y tan y)(dy/dx)
(1 + sec y)
2
= 4y
3
dy
dx
,
multiply through by (1 + sec y)
2
and solve for
dy
dx
to get
dy
dx
=
y(1 + sec y)
4y(1 + sec y)
2
−3x(1 + sec y) +xy sec y tan y
13. 4x −6y
dy
dx
= 0,
dy
dx
=
2x
3y
, 4 −6
_
dy
dx
_
2
−6y
d
2
y
dx
2
= 0,
d
2
y
dx
2
= −
3
_
dy
dx
_
2
−2
3y
=
2(3y
2
−2x
2
)
9y
3
= −
8
9y
3
14.
dy
dx
= −
x
2
y
2
,
d
2
y
dx
2
= −
y
2
(2x) −x
2
(2ydy/dx)
y
4
= −
2xy
2
−2x
2
y(−x
2
/y
2
)
y
4
= −
2x(y
3
+x
3
)
y
5
,
but x
3
+y
3
= 1 so
d
2
y
dx
2
= −
2x
y
5
15.
dy
dx
= −
y
x
,
d
2
y
dx
2
= −
x(dy/dx) −y(1)
x
2
= −
x(−y/x) −y
x
2
=
2y
x
2
16. y +x
dy
dx
+ 2y
dy
dx
= 0,
dy
dx
= −
y
x + 2y
, 2
dy
dx
+x
d
2
y
dx
2
+ 2
_
dy
dx
_
2
+ 2y
d
2
y
dx
2
= 0,
d
2
y
dx
2
=
2y(x +y)
(x + 2y)
3
17.
dy
dx
= (1 + cos y)
−1
,
d
2
y
dx
2
= −(1 + cos y)
−2
(−sin y)
dy
dx
=
sin y
(1 + cos y)
3
18.
dy
dx
=
cos y
1 +xsin y
,
d
2
y
dx
2
=
(1 +xsin y)(−sin y)(dy/dx) −(cos y)[(xcos y)(dy/dx) + sin y]
(1 +xsin y)
2
= −
2 sin y cos y + (xcos y)(2 sin
2
y + cos
2
y)
(1 +xsin y)
3
,
but xcos y = y, 2 sin y cos y = sin 2y, and sin
2
y + cos
2
y = 1 so
d
2
y
dx
2
= −
sin 2y +y(sin
2
y + 1)
(1 +xsin y)
3
19. By implicit diﬀerentiation, 2x + 2y(dy/dx) = 0,
dy
dx
= −
x
y
; at (1/2,

3/2),
dy
dx
= −

3/3; at
(1/2, −

3/2),
dy
dx
= +

3/3. Directly, at the upper point y =

1 −x
2
,
dy
dx
=
−x

1 −x
2
=

1/2
_
3/4
= −1/

3 and at the lower point y = −

1 −x
2
,
dy
dx
=
x

1 −x
2
= +1/

3.
20. If y
2
− x + 1 = 0, then y =

x −1 goes through the point (10, 3) so dy/dx = 1/(2

x −1). By
implicit diﬀerentiation dy/dx = 1/(2y). In both cases, dy/dx|
(10,3)
= 1/6. Similarly y = −

x −1
goes through (10, −3) so dy/dx = −1/(2

x −1) = −1/6 which yields dy/dx = 1/(2y) = −1/6.
21. false; x = y
2
deﬁnes two functions y = ±

x. See Deﬁnition 3.1.1.
22. true
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 3 Page number 104 black
104 Chapter 3
23. false; the equation is equivalent to x
2
= y
2
which is satisﬁed by y = |x|.
24. true
25. 4x
3
+ 4y
3
dy
dx
= 0, so
dy
dx
= −
x
3
y
3
= −
1
15
3/4
≈ −0.1312.
26. 3y
2
dy
dx
+x
2
dy
dx
+ 2xy + 2x −6y
dy
dx
= 0, so
dy
dx
= −2x
y + 1
3y
2
+x
2
−6y
= 0 at x = 0
27. 4(x
2
+y
2
)
_
2x + 2y
dy
dx
_
= 25
_
2x −2y
dy
dx
_
,
dy
dx
=
x[25 −4(x
2
+y
2
)]
y[25 + 4(x
2
+y
2
)]
; at (3, 1)
dy
dx
= −9/13
28.
2
3
_
x
−1/3
+y
−1/3
dy
dx
_
= 0,
dy
dx
= −
y
1/3
x
1/3
=

3 at (−1, 3

3)
29. 2x + x
dy
dx
+ y + 2y
dy
dx
= 0. Substitute y = −2x to obtain −3x
dy
dx
= 0. Since x = ±1 at the
indicated points,
dy
dx
= 0 there.
30. (a) The equation and the point (1, 1) are both symmetric in x and y (if you interchange the two
variables you get the same equation and the same point). Therefore the outcome ”horizontal
tangent at (1, 1) could be replaced by ”vertical tangent at (1, 1)”, and these cannot both be
the case.
(b) Implicit diﬀerentiation yields
dy
dx
=
2x −y
x −2y
, which is zero only if y = 2x; coupled with the
equation x
2
−xy +y
2
= 1 we obtain x
2
−2x
2
+4x
2
= 1, or 3x
2
= 1, x = (

3/3, 2

3/3) and
(−

3/3, −2

3/3)
31. (a)
–4 4
–2
2
x
y
(b) Implicit diﬀerentiation of the curve yields (4y
3
+ 2y)
dy
dx
= 2x −1 so
dy
dx
= 0
only if x = 1/2 but y
4
+y
2
≥ 0 so x = 1/2 is impossible..
(c) x
2
−x −(y
4
+y
2
) = 0, so by the Quadratic Formula, x =
−1 ±
_
(2y
2
+ 1)
2
2
= 1 +y
2
, −y
2
,
and we have the two parabolas x = −y
2
, x = 1 +y
2
.
32. By implicit diﬀerentiation, 2y(2y
2
+1)
dy
dx
= 2x−1,
dx
dy
=
2y(2y
2
+ 1)
2x −1
= 0 only if 2y(2y
2
+1) = 0,
which can only hold if y = 0. From y
4
+y
2
= x(x −1), if y = 0 then x = 0 or 1, and so (0, 0) and
(1, 0) are the two points where the tangent is vertical.
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 4 Page number 105 black
Exercise Set 3.1 105
33. Solve the simultaneous equations y = x, x
2
−xy+y
2
= 4 to get x
2
−x
2
+x
2
= 4, x = ±2, y = x = ±2,
so the points of intersection are (2, 2) and (−2, −2).
By implicit diﬀerentiation,
dy
dx
=
y −2x
2y −x
. When x = y = 2,
dy
dx
= −1; when x = y = −2,
dy
dx
= −1;
the slopes are equal.
34. Suppose a
2
−2ab +b
2
= 4. Then (−a)
2
−2(−a)(−b) +(−b)
2
= a
2
−2ab +b
2
= 4 so if P(a, b) lies
on C then so does Q(−a, −b).
By implicit diﬀerentiation (see Exercise 33),
dy
dx
=
y −2x
2y −x
. When x = a, y = b then
dy
dx
=
b −2a
2b −a
,
and when x = −a, y = −b, then
dy
dx
=
b −2a
2b −a
, so the slopes at P and Q are equal.
35. The point (1,1) is on the graph, so 1 + a = b. The slope of the tangent line at (1,1) is −4/3; use
implicit diﬀerentiation to get
dy
dx
= −
2xy
x
2
+ 2ay
so at (1,1), −
2
1 + 2a
= −
4
3
, 1 +2a = 3/2, a = 1/4
and hence b = 1 + 1/4 = 5/4.
36. The slope of the line x + 2y − 2 = 0 is m
1
= −1/2, so the line perpendicular has slope m = 2
(negative reciprocal). The slope of the curve y
3
= 2x
2
can be obtained by implicit diﬀerentiation:
3y
2
dy
dx
= 4x,
dy
dx
=
4x
3y
2
. Set
dy
dx
= 2;
4x
3y
2
= 2, x = (3/2)y
2
. Use this in the equation of the curve:
y
3
= 2x
2
= 2((3/2)y
2
)
2
= (9/2)y
4
, y = 2/9, x =
3
2
_
2
9
_
2
=
2
27
.
37. We shall ﬁnd when the curves intersect and check that the slopes are negative reciprocals. For the
intersection solve the simultaneous equations x
2
+ (y −c)
2
= c
2
and (x −k)
2
+y
2
= k
2
to obtain
cy = kx =
1
2
(x
2
+ y
2
). Thus x
2
+ y
2
= cy + kx, or y
2
− cy = −x
2
+ kx, and
y −c
x
= −
x −k
y
.
Diﬀerentiating the two families yields (black)
dy
dx
= −
x
y −c
, and (gray)
dy
dx
= −
x −k
y
. But it was
proven that these quantities are negative reciprocals of each other.
38. Diﬀerentiating, we get the equations (black) x
dy
dx
+ y = 0 and (gray) 2x − 2y
dy
dx
= 0. The ﬁrst
says the (black) slope is = −
y
x
and the second says the (gray) slope is
x
y
, and these are negative
reciprocals of each other.
39. (a)
–3 –1 2
–3
–1
2
x
y
(b) x ≈ 0.84
(c) Use implicit diﬀerentiation to get dy/dx = (2y−3x
2
)/(3y
2
−2x), so dy/dx = 0 if y = (3/2)x
2
.
Substitute this into x
3
− 2xy + y
3
= 0 to obtain 27x
6
− 16x
3
= 0, x
3
= 16/27, x = 2
4/3
/3
and hence y = 2
5/3
/3.
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 5 Page number 106 black
106 Chapter 3
40. (a)
–3 –1 2
–3
–1
2
x
y
(b) Evidently the tangent line at the point x = 1, y = 1 has slope −1.
(c) Use implicit diﬀerentiation to get dy/dx = (2y−3x
2
)/(3y
2
−2x), so dy/dx = −1 if 2y−3x
2
=
−3y
2
+ 2x, 2(y − x) + 3(y − x)(y + x) = 0. One solution is y = x; this together with
x
3
+y
3
= 2 ∗ x∗ y yields x = y = 1. For these values dy/dx = −1, so that (1, 1) is a solution.
To prove that there is no other solution, suppose y = x. From dy/dx = −1 it follows
that 2(y − x) + 3(y − x)(y + x) = 0. But y = x, so x + y = −2/3. Then x
3
+ y
3
=
(x + y)(x
2
− xy + y
2
) = 2xy, so replacing x + y with −2/3 we get x
2
+ 2xy + y
2
= 0, or
(x+y)
2
= 0, so y = −x. Substitute that into x
3
+y
3
= 2xy to obtain x
3
−x
3
= −2x
2
, x = 0.
But at x = y = 0 the derivative is not deﬁned.
41. Implicit diﬀerentiation of the equation of the curve yields rx
r−1
+ry
r−1
dy
dx
= 0. At the point (1, 1)
this becomes r +r
dy
dx
= 0,
dy
dx
= −1.
42. Let P(x
0
, y
0
) be a point where a line through the origin is tangent to the curve
2x
2
−4x +y
2
+ 1 = 0. Implicit diﬀerentiation applied to the equation of the curve gives
dy/dx = (2 −2x)/y. At P the slope of the curve must equal the slope of the line so
(2 −2x
0
)/y
0
= y
0
/x
0
, or y
2
0
= 2x
0
(1 −x
0
). But 2x
2
0
−4x
0
+y
2
0
+ 1 = 0 because (x
0
, y
0
) is on the
curve, and elimination of y
2
0
in the latter two equations gives 2x
0
= 4x
0
−1, x
0
= 1/2 which when
substituted into y
2
0
= 2x
0
(1 − x
0
) yields y
2
0
= 1/2, so y
0
= ±

2/2. The slopes of the lines are

2/2)/(1/2) = ±

2 and their equations are y =

2x and y = −

2x.
EXERCISE SET 3.2
1.
1
5x
(5) =
1
x
2.
1
x/3
1
3
=
1
x
3.
1
1 +x
4.
1
2 +

x
_
1
2

x
_
=
1
2

x(2 +

x)
5.
1
x
2
−1
(2x) =
2x
x
2
−1
6.
3x
2
−14x
x
3
−7x
2
−3
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 6 Page number 107 black
Exercise Set 3.2 107
7.
d
dx
ln x −
d
dx
ln(1 +x
2
) =
1
x

2x
1 +x
2
=
1 −x
2
x(1 +x
2
)
8.
d
dx
(ln |1 +x| −ln |1 −x|) =
1
1 +x

−1
1 −x
=
1
1 −x
2
9.
d
dx
(2 ln x) = 2
d
dx
ln x =
2
x
10. 3 (ln x)
2
1
x
11.
1
2
(ln x)
−1/2
_
1
x
_
=
1
2x

ln x
12.
d
dx
1
2
ln x =
1
2x
13. ln x +x
1
x
= 1 + ln x
14. x
3
_
1
x
_
+ (3x
2
) ln x = x
2
(1 + 3 ln x)
15. 2xlog
2
(3 −2x) +
−2x
2
(ln 2)(3 −2x)
16.
_
log
2
(x
2
−2x)
¸
3
+ 3x
_
log
2
(x
2
−2x)
¸
2 2x −2
(x
2
−2x) ln 2
17.
2x(1 + log x) −x/(ln 10)
(1 + log x)
2
18. 1/[x(ln 10)(1 + log x)
2
]
19.
1
ln x
_
1
x
_
=
1
xln x
20.
1
ln(ln(x))
1
ln x
1
x
21.
1
tan x
(sec
2
x) = sec xcsc x 22.
1
cos x
(−sin x) = −tan x
23. −
1
x
sin(ln x)
24. 2 sin(ln x) cos(ln x)
1
x
=
sin(2 ln x)
x
=
sin(ln x
2
)
x
25.
1
ln 10 sin
2
x
(2 sin xcos x) = 2
cot x
ln 10
26.
1
ln 10
d
dx
ln cos
2
x =
1
ln 10
−2 sin xcos x
cos
2
x
= −
2 tan x
ln 10
27.
d
dx
_
3 ln(x −1) + 4 ln(x
2
+ 1)
¸
=
3
x −1
+
8x
x
2
+ 1
=
11x
2
−8x + 3
(x −1)(x
2
+ 1)
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 7 Page number 108 black
108 Chapter 3
28.
d
dx
[2 ln cos x +
1
2
ln(1 +x
4
)] = −2 tan x +
2x
3
1 +x
4
29.
d
dx
_
ln cos x −
1
2
ln f(4 −3x
2
)
_
= −tan x +
3x
4 −3x
2
30.
d
dx
_
1
2
[ln(x −1) −ln(x + 1)]
_
=
1
2
_
1
x −1

1
x + 1
_
31. true
32. false, e.g. f(x) =

x
33. if x > 0 then
d
dx
ln |x| = 1/x; if x < 0 then
d
dx
ln |x| = 1/x, true
34. false;
d
dx
(ln x)
2
= 2
1
x
ln x =
2
x
35. ln |y| = ln |x| +
1
3
ln |1 +x
2
|,
dy
dx
= x
3
_
1 +x
2
_
1
x
+
2x
3(1 +x
2
)
_
36. ln |y| =
1
5
[ln |x −1| −ln |x + 1|],
dy
dx
=
1
5
5
_
x −1
x + 1
_
1
x −1

1
x + 1
_
37. ln |y| =
1
3
ln |x
2
−8| +
1
2
ln |x
3
+ 1| −ln |x
6
−7x + 5|
dy
dx
=
(x
2
−8)
1/3

x
3
+ 1
x
6
−7x + 5
_
2x
3(x
2
−8)
+
3x
2
2(x
3
+ 1)

6x
5
−7
x
6
−7x + 5
_
38. ln |y| = ln | sin x| + ln | cos x| + 3 ln | tan x| −
1
2
ln |x|
dy
dx
=
sin xcos xtan
3
x

x
_
cot x −tan x +
3 sec
2
x
tan x

1
2x
_
39. (a) log
x
e =
ln e
ln x
=
1
ln x
,
d
dx
[log
x
e] = −
1
x(ln x)
2
(b) log
x
2 =
ln 2
ln x
,
d
dx
[log
x
2] = −
ln 2
x(ln x)
2
40. (a) From log
a
b =
ln b
ln a
for a, b > 0 it follows that log
(1/x)
e =
ln e
ln(1/x)
= −
1
ln x
, hence
d
dx
_
log
(1/x)
e
_
=
1
x(ln x)
2
(b) log
(ln x)
e =
ln e
ln(ln x)
=
1
ln(ln x)
, so
d
dx
log
(ln x)
e = −
1
(ln(ln x))
2
1
xln x
= −
1
x(ln x)(ln(ln x))
2
41. f

(x
0
) =
1
x
0
= e, y −e
−1
= e(x −x
0
) = ex −1, y = ex −1 +
1
e
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Exercise Set 3.2 109
42. y = log x =
ln x
ln 10
, y

=
1
xln 10
, y
0
= log 10 = 1, y −1 =
1
10 ln 10
(x −10)
43. f(x
0
) = f(−e) = 1, f

(x)
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=−e
= −
1
e
,
y −1 = −
1
e
(x +e), y = −
1
e
x
44. y −ln 2 = −
1
2
(x + 2), y = −
1
2
x + ln 2 −1
45. (a) Let the equation of the tangent line be y = mx and suppose that it meets the curve at
(x
0
, y
0
). Then m =
1
x
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=x0
=
1
x
0
and y
0
= mx
0
+ b = ln x
0
. So m =
1
x
0
=
ln x
0
x
0
and
ln x
0
= 1, x
0
= e, m =
1
e
and the equation of the tangent line is y =
1
e
x.
(b) Let y = mx + b be a line tangent to the curve at (x
0
, y
0
). Then b is the y-intercept and the
slope of the tangent line is m =
1
x
0
. Moreover, at the point of tangency, mx
0
+b = ln x
0
or
1
x
0
x
0
+b = ln x
0
, b = ln x
0
−1, as required.
46. Let y(x) = u(x)v(x), ln y = ln u + ln v, y

/y = u

/u + v

/v, y

= uv

+ vu

. Let y = u/v, ln y =
ln u − ln v, y

/y = u

/u − v

/v, y

= u

/v − uv

/v
2
= (u

v − uv

)/v
2
. The logarithm of a product
(quotient) is the sum (diﬀerence) of the logarithms.
47. The area of the triangle PQR, given by |PQ||QR|/2 is required.
|PQ| = w, and, by Exercise 45 Part (b), |QR| = 1, so area = w/2.
2
–2
1
x
y
P (w, ln w)
Q
R
w
48. Since y = 2 ln x, let y = 2z; then z = ln x and we apply the result of Exercise 45 to ﬁnd that the
area is, in the x-z plane, w/2. In the x-y plane, since y = 2z, the vertical dimension gets doubled,
so the area is w.
49. If x = 0 then y = ln e = 1, and
dy
dx
=
1
x +e
. But e
y
= x +e, so
dy
dx
=
1
e
y
= e
−y
. .
50. Let y = −ln(a −x), then
dy
dx
=
1
a −x
. But e
y
=
1
a −x
, so
dy
dx
= e
y
.
If x = 0 then y = −ln(a) = −2 provided a = e
2
, so y = −ln(e
2
−x).
51. Let y = ln(x+a). Following Exercise 49 we get
dy
dx
=
1
x +a
= e
−y
, and when x = 0, y = ln(a) = 0
if a = 1, so let a = 1, then y = ln(x + 1).
52. Let y = −ln(a −x), then
dy
dx
=
1
a −x
. But e
y
=
1
a −x
, so
dy
dx
= e
y
.
If x = 0 then y = −ln(a) = −ln 2 provided a = 2, so y = −ln(2 −x).
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110 Chapter 3
53. (a) Set f(x) = ln(1 + 3x). Then f

(x) =
3
1 + 3x
, f

(0) = 3. But
f

(0) = lim
x→0
f(x) −f(0)
x
= lim
x→0
ln(1 + 3x)
x
(b) f(x) = ln(1−5x), f

(x) =
−5
1 −5x
, f

(0) = −5. But f

(0) = lim
x→0
f(x) −f(0)
x
= lim
x→0
ln(1 −5x)
x
54. (a) f(x) = ln x; f

(e
2
) = lim
∆x→0
ln(e
2
+ ∆x) −2
∆x
=
d
dx
(ln x)
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=e
2
=
1
x
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=e
2
= e
−2
(b) f(w) = ln w; f

(1) = lim
h→0
ln(1 +h) −ln 1
h
= lim
h→0
ln(1 +h)
h
=
1
w
¸
¸
¸
¸
w=1
= 1
55. (a) Let f(x) = ln(cos x), then f(0) = ln(cos 0) = ln 1 = 0, so f

(0) = lim
x→0
f(x) −f(0)
x
=
lim
x→0
ln(cos x)
x
, and f

(0) = −tan 0 = 0.
(b) Let f(x) = x

2
, then f(1) = 1, so f

(1) = lim
h→0
f(1 +h) −f(1)
h
= lim
h→0
(1 +h)

2
−1
h
, and
f

(x) =

2x

2−1
, f

(1) =

2.
56.
d
dx
[log
b
x] = lim
h→0
log
b
(x +h) −log
b
(x)
h
= lim
h→0
1
h
log
b
_
x +h
x
_
Theorem 0.5.2(b)
= lim
h→0
1
h
log
b
_
1 +
h
x
_
= lim
v→0
1
vx
log
b
(1 +v) Let v = h/x and note that v →0 as h →0
=
1
x
lim
v→0
1
v
log
b
(1 +v) h and v are variable, whereas x is constant
=
1
x
lim
v→0
log
b
(1 +v)
1/v
Theorem 0.5.2.(c)
=
1
x
log
b
lim
v→0
(1 +v)
1/v
Theorem 1.5.5
=
1
x
log
b
e Formula 7 of Section 1.3
EXERCISE SET 3.3
1. (a) f

(x) = 5x
4
+ 3x
2
+ 1 ≥ 1 so f is one-to-one on −∞< x < +∞.
(b) f(1) = 3 so 1 = f
−1
(3);
d
dx
f
−1
(x) =
1
f

(f
−1
(x))
, (f
−1
)

(3) =
1
f

(1)
=
1
9
2. (a) f

(x) = 3x
2
+ 2e
x
; for −1 < x < 1, f

(x) ≥ 2e
−1
= 2/e, and for |x| > 1, f

(x) ≥ 3x
2
≥ 3, so
f is increasing and one-to-one
(b) f(0) = 2 so 0 = f
−1
(2);
d
dx
f
−1
(x) =
1
f

(f
−1
(x))
, (f
−1
)

(2) =
1
f

(0)
=
1
2
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Exercise Set 3.3 111
3. f
−1
(x) =
2
x
−3, so directly
d
dx
f
−1
(x) = −
2
x
2
. Using Formula (2),
f

(x) =
−2
(x + 3)
2
, so
1
f

(f
−1
(x))
= −(1/2)(f
−1
(x) + 3)
2
,
d
dx
f
−1
(x) = −(1/2)
_
2
x
_
2
= −
2
x
2
4. f
−1
(x) =
e
x
−1
2
, so directly,
d
dx
f
−1
(x) =
e
x
2
. Next, f

(x) =
2
2x + 1
, and using Formula (2),
d
dx
f
−1
(x) =
2f
−1
(x) + 1
2
=
e
x
2
5. (a) f

(x) = 2x + 8; f

< 0 on (−∞, −4) and f

> 0 on (−4, +∞); not enough information. By
inspection, f(1) = 10 = f(−9), so not one-to-one
(b) f

(x) = 10x
4
+ 3x
2
+ 3 ≥ 3 > 0; f

(x) is positive for all x, so f is one-to-one
(c) f

(x) = 2 + cos x ≥ 1 > 0 for all x, so f is one-to-one
(d) f

(x) = −(ln 2)
_
1
2
_
x
< 0 because ln 2 > 0, so f is one-to-one for all x.
6. (a) f

(x) = 3x
2
+ 6x = x(3x + 6) changes sign at x = −2, 0, so not enough information; by
observation (of the graph, and using some guesswork), f(−1 +

3) = −6 = f(−1 −

3), so
f is not one-to-one.
(b) f

(x) = 5x
4
+ 24x
2
+ 2 ≥ 2 > 0; f

is positive for all x, so f is one-to-one
(c) f

(x) =
1
(x + 1)
2
; f is one-to-one because:
if x
1
< x
2
< −1 then f

> 0 on [x
1
, x
2
], so f(x
1
) = f(x
2
)
if −1 < x
1
< x
2
then f

> 0 on [x
1
, x
2
], so f(x
1
) = f(x
2
)
if x
1
< −1 < x
2
then f(x
1
) > 1 > f(x
2
) since f(x) > 1 on (−∞, −1) and f(x) < 1 on
(−1, +∞)
(d) Note that f(x) is only deﬁned for x > 0.
d
dx
log
b
x =
1
xln b
, which is always negative
(0 < b < 1), so f is one-to-one.
7. y = f
−1
(x), x = f(y) = 5y
3
+y −7,
dx
dy
= 15y
2
+ 1,
dy
dx
=
1
15y
2
+ 1
;
check: 1 = 15y
2
dy
dx
+
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
=
1
15y
2
+ 1
8. y = f
−1
(x), x = f(y) = 1/y
2
,
dx
dy
= −2y
−3
,
dy
dx
= −y
3
/2;
check: 1 = −2y
−3
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
= −y
3
/2
9. y = f
−1
(x), x = f(y) = 2y
5
+y
3
+ 1,
dx
dy
= 10y
4
+ 3y
2
,
dy
dx
=
1
10y
4
+ 3y
2
;
check: 1 = 10y
4
dy
dx
+ 3y
2
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
=
1
10y
4
+ 3y
2
10. y = f
−1
(x), x = f(y) = 5y −sin 2y,
dx
dy
= 5 −2 cos 2y,
dy
dx
=
1
5 −2 cos 2y
;
check: 1 = (5 −2 cos 2y)
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
=
1
5 −2 cos 2y
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112 Chapter 3
11. Let P(a, b) be given, not on the line y = x. Let Q be its reﬂection across the line y = x, yet to be
determined. Let Q
1
have coordinates (b, a).
(a) Since P does not lie on y = x, we have a = b, i.e. P = Q
1
since they have diﬀerent abscissas.
The line

PQ
1
has slope (b − a)/(a −b) = −1 which is the negative reciprocal of m = 1 and
so the two lines are perpendicular.
(b) Let (c, d) be the midpoint of the segment PQ
1
. Then c = (a + b)/2 and d = (b + a)/2 so
c = d and the midpoint is on y = x.
(c) Let Q(c, d) be the reﬂection of P through y = x. By deﬁnition this means P and Q lie on a
line perpendicular to the line y = x and the midpoint of P and Q lies on y = x.
(d) Since the line through P and Q
1
is perpendicular to the line y = x it is parallel to the line
through P and Q; since both pass through P they are the same line. Finally, since the
midpoints of P and Q
1
and of P and Q both lie on y = x, they are the same point, and
consequently Q = Q
1
.
12. Let (a, b) and (A, B) be points on a line with slope m. Then m = (B −b)/(A −a). Consider the
associated points (B, A) and (b, a). The line through these two points has slope (A −a)/(B −b),
which is the reciprocal of m. Thus (B, A) and (b, a) deﬁne the line with slope 1/m. Moreover, the
line through (A, B) and (B, A) has slope −1 and is thus perpendicular to the line y = x.
13. If x < y then f(x) ≤ f(y) and g(x) ≤ g(y); thus f(x) +g(x) ≤ f(y) +g(y). Moreover, g(x) ≤ g(y),
so f(g(x)) ≤ f(g(y)). Note that f(x)g(x) need not be increasing, e.g. f(x) = g(x) = x, both
increasing for all x, yet f(x)g(x) = x
2
, not an increasing function.
14. On [0, 1] let f(x) = x − 2, g(x) = 2 − x, then f and g are one-to-one but f + g is not. If
f(x) = x + 1, g(x) = 1/(x + 1) then f and g are one-to-one but fg is not. Finally, if f and g
are one-to-one and if f(g(x)) = f(g(y)) then, because f is one-to-one, g(x) = g(y), and since g is
one-to-one, x = y, so f(g(x)) is one-to-one.
15. 7e
7x
16. −10xe
−5x
2
17. x
3
e
x
+ 3x
2
e
x
= x
2
e
x
(x + 3) 18. −
1
x
2
e
1/x
19.
dy
dx
=
(e
x
+e
−x
)(e
x
+e
−x
) −(e
x
−e
−x
)(e
x
−e
−x
)
(e
x
+e
−x
)
2
=
(e
2x
+ 2 +e
−2x
) −(e
2x
−2 +e
−2x
)
(e
x
+e
−x
)
2
= 4/(e
x
+e
−x
)
2
20. e
x
cos(e
x
)
21. (xsec
2
x + tan x)e
x tan x
22.
dy
dx
=
(ln x)e
x
−e
x
(1/x)
(ln x)
2
=
e
x
(xln x −1)
x(ln x)
2
23. (1 −3e
3x
)e
(x−e
3x
)
24.
15
2
x
2
(1 + 5x
3
)
−1/2
exp(
_
1 + 5x
3
)
25.
(x −1)e
−x
1 −xe
−x
=
x −1
e
x
−x
26.
1
cos(e
x
)
[−sin(e
x
)]e
x
= −e
x
tan(e
x
)
27. f

(x) = 2
x
ln 2; y = 2
x
, ln y = xln 2,
1
y
y

= ln 2, y

= y ln 2 = 2
x
ln 2
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Exercise Set 3.3 113
28. f

(x) = −3
−x
ln 3; y = 3
−x
, ln y = −xln 3,
1
y
y

= −ln 3, y

= −y ln 3 = −3
−x
ln 3
29. f

(x) = π
sin x
(ln π) cos x;
y = π
sin x
, ln y = (sin x) ln π,
1
y
y

= (ln π) cos x, y

= π
sin x
(ln π) cos x
30. f

(x) = π
x tan x
(ln π)(xsec
2
x + tan x);
y = π
x tan x
, ln y = (xtan x) ln π,
1
y
y

= (ln π)(xsec
2
x + tan x)
y

= π
x tan x
(ln π)(xsec
2
x + tan x)
31. ln y = (ln x) ln(x
3
−2x),
1
y
dy
dx
=
3x
2
−2
x
3
−2x
ln x +
1
x
ln(x
3
−2x),
dy
dx
= (x
3
−2x)
ln x
_
3x
2
−2
x
3
−2x
ln x +
1
x
ln(x
3
−2x)
_
32. ln y = (sin x) ln x,
1
y
dy
dx
=
sin x
x
+ (cos x) ln x,
dy
dx
= x
sin x
_
sin x
x
+ (cos x) ln x
_
33. ln y = (tan x) ln(ln x),
1
y
dy
dx
=
1
xln x
tan x + (sec
2
x) ln(ln x),
dy
dx
= (ln x)
tan x
_
tan x
xln x
+ (sec
2
x) ln(ln x)
_
34. ln y = (ln x) ln(x
2
+ 3),
1
y
dy
dx
=
2x
x
2
+ 3
ln x +
1
x
ln(x
2
+ 3),
dy
dx
= (x
2
+ 3)
ln x
_
2x
x
2
+ 3
ln x +
1
x
ln(x
2
+ 3)
_
35. ln y = (ln x)(ln(ln x)),
dy/dx
y
= (1/x)(ln(ln x)) + (ln x)
1/x
ln x
= (1/x)(1 + ln(ln x))
dy/dx =
1
x
(ln x)
ln x
(1 + ln ln x)
36. (a) because x
x
is not of the form a
x
where a is constant
(b) y = x
x
, ln y = xln x,
1
y
y

= 1 + ln x, y

= x
x
(1 + ln x)
37.
3
_
1 −(3x)
2
=
3

1 −9x
2
38. −
1/2
_
1 −
_
x+1
2
_
2
= −
1
_
4 −(x + 1)
2
39.
1
_
1 −1/x
2
(−1/x
2
) = −
1
|x|

x
2
−1
40.
sin x

1 −cos
2
x
=
sin x
| sin x|
=
_
1, sin x > 0
−1, sin x < 0
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114 Chapter 3
41.
3x
2
1 + (x
3
)
2
=
3x
2
1 +x
6
42.
5x
4
|x
5
|
_
(x
5
)
2
−1
=
5
|x|

x
10
−1
43. y = 1/ tan x = cot x, dy/dx = −csc
2
x
44. y = (tan
−1
x)
−1
, dy/dx = −(tan
−1
x)
−2
_
1
1 +x
2
_
45.
e
x
|x|

x
2
−1
+e
x
sec
−1
x 46. −
1
(cos
−1
x)

1 −x
2
47. 0 48.
3x
2
(sin
−1
x)
2

1 −x
2
+ 2x(sin
−1
x)
3
49. 0 50. −1/

e
2x
−1
51. −
1
1 +x
_
1
2
x
−1/2
_
= −
1
2(1 +x)

x
52. −
1
2

cot
−1
x(1 +x
2
)
53. false; y = Ae
x
also satisﬁes
dy
dx
= y
54. false; dy/dx = 1/x is rational, but y = ln x is not
55. true; examine the cases x > 0 and x < 0 separately
56. true;
d
dx
sin
−1
x +
d
dx
cos
−1
x = 0
57. (a) Let x = f(y) = cot y, 0 < y < π, −∞ < x < +∞. Then f is diﬀerentiable and one-to-one
and f

(f
−1
(x)) = −csc
2
(cot
−1
x) = −x
2
−1 = 0, and
d
dx
[cot
−1
x]
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=0
= lim
x→0
1
f

(f
−1
(x))
= − lim
x→0
1
x
2
+ 1
= −1.
(b) If x = 0 then, from Exercise 48(a) of Section 0.4,
d
dx
cot
−1
x =
d
dx
tan
−1
1
x
= −
1
x
2
1
1 + (1/x)
2
= −
1
x
2
+ 1
. For x = 0, Part (a) shows the same;
thus for −∞< x < +∞,
d
dx
[cot
−1
x] = −
1
x
2
+ 1
.
(c) For −∞< u < +∞, by the chain rule it follows that
d
dx
[cot
−1
u] = −
1
u
2
+ 1
du
dx
.
58. (a) By the chain rule,
d
dx
[csc
−1
x] =
d
dx
sin
−1
1
x
= −
1
x
2
1
_
1 −(1/x)
2
=
−1
|x|

x
2
−1
(b) By the chain rule,
d
dx
[csc
−1
u] =
du
dx
d
du
[csc
−1
u] =
−1
|u|

u
2
−1
du
dx
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Exercise Set 3.3 115
(c) From Section 0.4 equation (11), sec
−1
x + csc
−1
x = π/2, so
d
dx
sec
−1
x = −
d
dx
csc
−1
x =
1
|x|

x
2
−1
by Part (a).
(d) By the chain rule,
d
dx
[sec
−1
u] =
du
dx
d
du
[sec
−1
u] =
1
|u|

u
2
−1
du
dx
59. x
3
+xtan
−1
y = e
y
, 3x
2
+
x
1 +y
2
y

+ tan
−1
y = e
y
y

, y

=
(3x
2
+ tan
−1
y)(1 +y
2
)
(1 +y
2
)e
y
−x
60. sin
−1
(xy) = cos
−1
(x −y),
1
_
1 −x
2
y
2
(xy

+y) = −
1
_
1 −(x −y)
2
(1 −y

),
y

=
y
_
1 −(x −y)
2
+
_
1 −x
2
y
2
_
1 −x
2
y
2
−x
_
1 −(x −y)
2
61. (a) f(x) = x
3
−3x
2
+ 2x = x(x −1)(x −2) so f(0) = f(1) = f(2) = 0 thus f is not one-to-one.
(b) f

(x) = 3x
2
− 6x + 2, f

(x) = 0 when x =
6 ±

36 −24
6
= 1 ±

3/3. f

(x) > 0 (f is
increasing) if x < 1 −

3/3, f

(x) < 0 (f is decreasing) if 1 −

3/3 < x < 1 +

3/3, so f(x)
takes on values less than f(1 −

3/3) on both sides of 1 −

3/3 thus 1 −

3/3 is the largest
value of k.
62. (a) f(x) = x
3
(x −2) so f(0) = f(2) = 0 thus f is not one to one.
(b) f

(x) = 4x
3
−6x
2
= 4x
2
(x−3/2), f

(x) = 0 when x = 0 or 3/2; f is decreasing on (−∞, 3/2]
and increasing on [3/2, +∞) so 3/2 is the smallest value of k.
63. (a) f

(x) = 4x
3
+ 3x
2
= (4x + 3)x
2
= 0 only at x = 0. But on [0, 2], f

has no sign change, so f
is one-to-one.
(b) F

(x) = 2f

(2g(x))g

(x) so F

(3) = 2f

(2g(3))g

(3). By inspection f(1) = 3, so
g(3) = f
−1
(3) = 1 and g

(3) = (f
−1
)

(3) = 1/f

(f
−1
(3)) = 1/f

(1) = 1/7 because
f

(x) = 4x
3
+ 3x
2
. Thus F

(3) = 2f

(2)(1/7) = 2(44)(1/7) = 88/7.
F(3) = f(2g(3)) = f(2·1) = f(2) = 25, so the line tangent to F(x) at (3, 25) has the equation
y −25 = (88/7)(x −3), y = (88/7)x −89/7.
64. (a) f

(x) = −e
4−x
2
_
2 +
1
x
2
_
< 0 for all x > 0, so f is one-to-one.
(b) By inspection, f(2) = 1/2, so 2 = f
−1
(1/2) = g(1/2). By inspection,
f

(2) = −
_
2 +
1
4
_
= −
9
4
, and
F

(1/2) = f

([g(x)]
2
)
d
dx
[g(x)
2
]
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1/2
= f

([g(x)]
2
)2g(x)g

(x)
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1/2
= f

(2
2
)2 · 2
1
f

(g(x))
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1/2
= 4
f

(4)
f

(2)
= 4
e
−12
(2 +
1
16
)
(2 +
1
4
)
=
33
9e
12
=
11
3e
12
65. y = Ae
kt
, dy/dt = kAe
kt
= k(Ae
kt
) = ky
66. y = Ae
2x
+Be
−4x
, y

= 2Ae
2x
−4Be
−4x
, y

= 4Ae
2x
+ 16Be
−4x
so
y

+ 2y

−8y = (4Ae
2x
+ 16Be
−4x
) + 2(2Ae
2x
−4Be
−4x
) −8(Ae
2x
+Be
−4x
) = 0
67. (a) y

= −xe
−x
+e
−x
= e
−x
(1 −x), xy

= xe
−x
(1 −x) = y(1 −x)
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116 Chapter 3
(b) y

= −x
2
e
−x
2
/2
+e
−x
2
/2
= e
−x
2
/2
(1 −x
2
), xy

= xe
−x
2
/2
(1 −x
2
) = y(1 −x
2
)
68.
dy
dx
= 100(−0.2)e
−0.2x
= −20e
−0.2x
, k = −0.2
69. ln y = ln 60 −ln(5 + 7e
−t
),
y

y
=
7e
−t
5 + 7e
−t
=
7e
−t
+ 5 −5
5 + 7e
−t
= 1 −
1
12
y, so
dy
dt
= r
_
1 −
y
K
_
y, with r = 1, K = 12.
70. (a)
12
0
0 9
(b) P tends to 12 as t gets large; lim
t→+∞
P(t) = lim
t→+∞
60
5 + 7e
−t
=
60
5 + 7 lim
t→+∞
e
−t
=
60
5
= 12
(c) the rate of population growth tends to zero
3.2
0
0 9
71. f(x) = e
3x
, f

(0) = lim
x→0
f(x) −f(0)
x −0
= 3e
3x
¸
x=0
= 3
72. f(x) = e
x
2
, f

(0) = 2xe
x
2
_
x=0
= 0
73. lim
h→0
10
h
−1
h
=
d
dx
10
x
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=0
=
d
dx
e
x ln 10
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=0
= ln 10
74. lim
h→0
tan
−1
(1 +h) −π/4
h
=
d
dx
tan
−1
x
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1
=
1
1 +x
2
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1
=
1
2
75. lim
∆x→0
9[sin
−1
(

3
2
+ ∆x)]
2
−π
2
∆x
=
d
dx
(3 sin
−1
x)
2
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=

3/2
= 2(3 sin
−1
x)
3

1 −x
2
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=

3/2
= 2(3
π
3
)
3
_
1 −(3/4)
= 12π
76. lim
w→2
3 sec
−1
w −π
w −2
=
d
dx
3 sec
−1
x
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2
=
3
|2|

2
2
−1
=

3
2
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Exercise Set 3.4 117
EXERCISE SET 3.4
1.
dy
dt
= 3
dx
dt
(a)
dy
dt
= 3(2) = 6 (b) −1 = 3
dx
dt
,
dx
dt
= −
1
3
2.
dx
dt
+ 4
dy
dt
= 0
(a) 1 + 4
dy
dt
= 0 so
dy
dt
= −
1
4
when x = 2. (b)
dx
dt
+ 4(4) = 0 so
dx
dt
= −16 when x = 3.
3. 8x
dx
dt
+ 18y
dy
dt
= 0
(a) 8
1
2

2
· 3 + 18
1
3

2
dy
dt
= 0,
dy
dt
= −2 (b) 8
_
1
3
_
dx
dt
−18

5
9
· 8 = 0,
dx
dt
= 6

5
4. 2x
dx
dt
+ 2y
dy
dt
= 2
dx
dt
+ 4
dy
dt
(a) 2 · 3(−5) + 2 · 1
dy
dt
= 2(−5) + 4
dy
dt
,
dy
dt
= −10
(b) 2(1 +

2)
dx
dt
+ 2(2 +

3) · 6 = 2
dx
dt
+ 4 · 6,
dx
dt
= −12

3
2

2
= −3

3

2
5. (b) A = x
2
(c)
dA
dt
= 2x
dx
dt
(d) Find
dA
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
= 2. From Part (c),
dA
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
= 2(3)(2) = 12 ft
2
/min.
6. (b) A = πr
2
(c)
dA
dt
= 2πr
dr
dt
(d) Find
dA
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=5
given that
dr
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=5
= 2. From Part (c),
dA
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=5
= 2π(5)(2) = 20π cm
2
/s.
7. (a) V = πr
2
h, so
dV
dt
= π
_
r
2
dh
dt
+ 2rh
dr
dt
_
.
(b) Find
dV
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=6,
r=10
given that
dh
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=6,
r=10
= 1 and
dr
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=6,
r=10
= −1. From Part (a),
dV
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=6,
r=10
= π[10
2
(1) + 2(10)(6)(−1)] = −20π in
3
/s; the volume is decreasing.
8. (a)
2
= x
2
+y
2
, so
d
dt
=
1

_
x
dx
dt
+y
dy
dt
_
.
(b) Find
d
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3,
y=4
given that
dx
dt
=
1
2
and
dy
dt
= −
1
4
.
From Part (a) and the fact that = 5 when x = 3 and y = 4,
d
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3,
y=4
=
1
5
_
3
_
1
2
_
+ 4
_

1
4
__
=
1
10
ft/s; the diagonal is increasing.
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118 Chapter 3
9. (a) tan θ =
y
x
, so sec
2
θ

dt
=
x
dy
dt
−y
dx
dt
x
2
,

dt
=
cos
2
θ
x
2
_
x
dy
dt
−y
dx
dt
_
(b) Find

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=2
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=2
= 1 and
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=2
= −
1
4
.
When x = 2 and y = 2, tan θ = 2/2 = 1 so θ =
π
4
and cos θ = cos
π
4
=
1

2
. Thus
from Part (a),

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=2
=
(1/

2)
2
2
2
_
2
_

1
4
_
−2(1)
_
= −
5
16
10. Find
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
= −2 and
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
= 3.
dz
dt
= 2x
3
y
dy
dt
+ 3x
2
y
2
dx
dt
,
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
= (4)(3) + (12)(−2) = −12 units/s; z is decreasing.
11. Let A be the area swept out, and θ the angle through which the minute hand has rotated.
Find
dA
dt
given that

dt
=
π
30
1
2
r
2
θ = 8θ, so
dA
dt
= 8

dt
=

15
in
2
/min.
12. Let r be the radius and A the area enclosed by the ripple. We want
dA
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
t=10
given that
dr
dt
= 3.
We know that A = πr
2
, so
dA
dt
= 2πr
dr
dt
. Because r is increasing at the constant rate of 3 ft/s, it
follows that r = 30 ft after 10 seconds so
dA
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
t=10
= 2π(30)(3) = 180π ft
2
/s.
13. Find
dr
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
A=9
given that
dA
dt
= 6. From A = πr
2
we get
dA
dt
= 2πr
dr
dt
so
dr
dt
=
1
2πr
dA
dt
. If A = 9
then πr
2
= 9, r = 3/

π so
dr
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
A=9
=
1
2π(3/

π)
(6) = 1/

π mi/h.
14. The volume V of a sphere of radius r is given by V =
4
3
πr
3
or, because r =
D
2
where D
is the diameter, V =
4
3
π
_
D
2
_
3
=
1
6
πD
3
. We want
dD
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=1
given that
dV
dt
= 3. From V =
1
6
πD
3
we get
dV
dt
=
1
2
πD
2
dD
dt
,
dD
dt
=
2
πD
2
dV
dt
, so
dD
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=1
=
2
π(2)
2
(3) =
3

ft/min.
15. Find
dV
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=9
given that
dr
dt
= −15. From V =
4
3
πr
3
we get
dV
dt
= 4πr
2
dr
dt
so
dV
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
r=9
= 4π(9)
2
(−15) = −4860π. Air must be removed at the rate of 4860π cm
3
/min.
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Exercise Set 3.4 119
16. Let x and y be the distances shown in the diagram. We want to
ﬁnd
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=8
given that
dx
dt
= 5. From x
2
+ y
2
= 17
2
we get
2x
dx
dt
+ 2y
dy
dt
= 0, so
dy
dt
= −
x
y
dx
dt
. When y = 8, x
2
+ 8
2
= 17
2
,
x
2
= 289 − 64 = 225, x = 15 so
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=8
= −
15
8
(5) = −
75
8
ft/s; the
top of the ladder is moving down the wall at a rate of 75/8 ft/s.
17
x
y
17. Find
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=5
given that
dy
dt
= −2. From x
2
+ y
2
= 13
2
we get
2x
dx
dt
+ 2y
dy
dt
= 0 so
dx
dt
= −
y
x
dy
dt
. Use x
2
+ y
2
= 169 to ﬁnd that
x = 12 when y = 5 so
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=5
= −
5
12
(−2) =
5
6
ft/s.
13
x
y
18. Let θ be the acute angle, and x the distance of the bottom of the plank from the wall. Find

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2
= −
1
2
ft/s. The variables θ and x are related by the equation cos θ =
x
10
so
−sin θ

dt
=
1
10
dx
dt
,

dt
= −
1
10 sin θ
dx
dt
. When x = 2, the top of the plank is

10
2
−2
2
=

96 ft
above the ground so sin θ =

96/10 and

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2
= −
1

96
_

1
2
_
=
1
2

96
19. Let x denote the distance from ﬁrst base and y the distance
from home plate. Then x
2
+60
2
= y
2
and 2x
dx
dt
= 2y
dy
dt
. When
x = 50 then y = 10

61 so
dy
dt
=
x
y
dx
dt
=
50
10

61
(25) =
125

61
ft/s.
6
0

f
t
y
x
Home
First
20. Find
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=4
given that
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=4
= 2000. From x
2
+5
2
= y
2
we
get 2x
dx
dt
= 2y
dy
dt
so
dx
dt
=
y
x
dy
dt
. Use x
2
+ 25 = y
2
to ﬁnd that
y =

41 when x = 4 so
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=4
=

41
4
(2000) = 500

41 mi/h.
Rocket
y
x
5 mi
station
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 19 Page number 120 black
120 Chapter 3
21. Find
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=4000
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=4000
= 880. From
y
2
= x
2
+ 3000
2
we get 2y
dy
dt
= 2x
dx
dt
so
dy
dt
=
x
y
dx
dt
.
If x = 4000, then y = 5000 so
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=4000
=
4000
5000
(880) = 704 ft/s.
Rocket
Camera
3000 ft
y
x
22. Find
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
φ=π/4
given that

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
φ=π/4
= 0.2. But x = 3000 tan φ so
dx
dt
= 3000(sec
2
φ)

dt
,
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
φ=π/4
= 3000
_
sec
2
π
4
_
(0.2) = 1200 ft/s.
23. (a) If x denotes the altitude, then r − x = 3960, the radius of the Earth. θ = 0 at perigee, so
r = 4995/1.12 ≈ 4460; the altitude is x = 4460 − 3960 = 500 miles. θ = π at apogee, so
r = 4995/0.88 ≈ 5676; the altitude is x = 5676 −3960 = 1716 miles.
(b) If θ = 120

, then r = 4995/0.94 ≈ 5314; the altitude is 5314 − 3960 = 1354 miles. The rate
of change of the altitude is given by
dx
dt
=
dr
dt
=
dr

dt
=
4995(0.12 sin θ)
(1 + 0.12 cos θ)
2

dt
.
Use θ = 120

and dθ/dt = 2.7

/min = (2.7)(π/180) rad/min to get dr/dt ≈ 27.7 mi/min.
24. (a) Let x be the horizontal distance shown in the ﬁgure. Then x = 4000 cot θ and
dx
dt
= −4000 csc
2
θ

dt
, so

dt
= −
sin
2
θ
4000
dx
dt
. Use θ = 30

and
dx/dt = 300 mi/h = 300(5280/3600) ft/s = 440 ft/s to get
dθ/dt = −0.0275 rad/s ≈ −1.6

/s; θ is decreasing at the rate of 1.6

/s.
(b) Let y be the distance between the observation point and the aircraft. Then y = 4000 csc θ
so dy/dt = −4000(csc θ cot θ)(dθ/dt). Use θ = 30

and dθ/dt = −0.0275 rad/s to get
dy/dt ≈ 381 ft/s.
25. Find
dh
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=16
given that
dV
dt
= 20. The volume of water in the
tank at a depth h is V =
1
3
πr
2
h. Use similar triangles (see ﬁgure)
to get
r
h
=
10
24
so r =
5
12
h thus V =
1
3
π
_
5
12
h
_
2
h =
25
432
πh
3
,
dV
dt
=
25
144
πh
2
dh
dt
;
dh
dt
=
144
25πh
2
dV
dt
,
dh
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=16
=
144
25π(16)
2
(20) =
9
20π
ft/min.
h
r
24
10
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Exercise Set 3.4 121
26. Find
dh
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=6
given that
dV
dt
= 8. V =
1
3
πr
2
h, but r =
1
2
h so
V =
1
3
π
_
h
2
_
2
h =
1
12
πh
3
,
dV
dt
=
1
4
πh
2
dh
dt
,
dh
dt
=
4
πh
2
dV
dt
,
dh
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=6
=
4
π(6)
2
(8) =
8

ft/min.
h
r
27. Find
dV
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=10
given that
dh
dt
= 5. V =
1
3
πr
2
h, but
r =
1
2
h so V =
1
3
π
_
h
2
_
2
h =
1
12
πh
3
,
dV
dt
=
1
4
πh
2
dh
dt
,
dV
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=10
=
1
4
π(10)
2
(5) = 125π ft
3
/min.
h
r
28. Let r and h be as shown in the ﬁgure. If C is the circumference
of the base, then we want to ﬁnd
dC
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=8
given that
dV
dt
= 10.
It is given that r =
1
2
h, thus C = 2πr = πh so
dC
dt
= π
dh
dt
(1)
Use V =
1
3
πr
2
h =
1
12
πh
3
to get
dV
dt
=
1
4
πh
2
dh
dt
, so
dh
dt
=
4
πh
2
dV
dt
(2)
h
r
Substitution of (2) into (1) gives
dC
dt
=
4
h
2
dV
dt
so
dC
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=8
=
4
64
(10) =
5
8
ft/min.
29. With s and h as shown in the ﬁgure, we want
to ﬁnd
dh
dt
given that
ds
dt
= 500. From the ﬁgure,
h = s sin 30

=
1
2
s so
dh
dt
=
1
2
ds
dt
=
1
2
(500) = 250 mi/h.
s
h
Ground
30°
30. Find
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=125
given that
dy
dt
= −20. From
x
2
+ 10
2
= y
2
we get 2x
dx
dt
= 2y
dy
dt
so
dx
dt
=
y
x
dy
dt
.
Use x
2
+ 100 = y
2
to ﬁnd that x =

15, 525 = 15

69 when
y = 125 so
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=125
=
125
15

69
(−20) = −
500
3

69
.
The boat is approaching the dock at the rate of
500
3

69
ft/min.
y
x
Boat
Pulley
10
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122 Chapter 3
31. Find
dy
dt
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
y=125
= −12. From x
2
+ 10
2
= y
2
we
get 2x
dx
dt
= 2y
dy
dt
so
dy
dt
=
x
y
dx
dt
. Use x
2
+ 100 = y
2
to ﬁnd that
x =
_
15, 525 = 15

69 when y = 125 so
dy
dt
=
15

69
125
(−12) =

36

69
25
. The rope must be pulled at the rate of
36

69
25
ft/min.
y
x
Boat
Pulley
10
32. (a) Let x and y be as shown in the ﬁgure. It is required
to ﬁnd
dx
dt
, given that
dy
dt
= −3. By similar triangles,
x
6
=
x +y
18
, 18x = 6x + 6y, 12x = 6y, x =
1
2
y,
so
dx
dt
=
1
2
dy
dt
=
1
2
(−3) = −
3
2
ft/s.
6
18
Man
Light
y x
(b) The tip of the shadow is z = x + y feet from the street light, thus the rate at which it is
moving is given by
dz
dt
=
dx
dt
+
dy
dt
. In part (a) we found that
dx
dt
= −
3
2
when
dy
dt
= −3 so
dz
dt
= (−3/2) + (−3) = −9/2 ft/s; the tip of the shadow is moving at the rate of 9/2 ft/s
toward the street light.
33. Find
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
θ=π/4
given that

dt
=

10
=
π
5
Then x = 4 tan θ (see ﬁgure) so
dx
dt
= 4 sec
2
θ

dt
,
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
θ=π/4
= 4
_
sec
2
π
4
__
π
5
_
= 8π/5 km/s.
x
4
Ship
θ
34. If x, y, and z are as shown in the ﬁgure, then we want
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=4
given that
dx
dt
= −600 and
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=4
= −1200. But
z
2
= x
2
+y
2
so 2z
dz
dt
= 2x
dx
dt
+ 2y
dy
dt
,
dz
dt
=
1
z
_
x
dx
dt
+y
dy
dt
_
.
When x = 2 and y = 4, z
2
= 2
2
+ 4
2
= 20, z =

20 = 2

5 so
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=4
=
1
2

5
[2(−600) + 4(−1200)] = −
3000

5
= −600

5 mi/h;
the distance between missile and aircraft is decreasing at the
rate of 600

5 mi/h.
Aircraft P
Missile
x
y
z
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Exercise Set 3.4 123
35. We wish to ﬁnd
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=4
given
dx
dt
= −600 and
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=4
= −1200 (see ﬁgure). From the law of cosines,
z
2
= x
2
+y
2
−2xy cos 120

= x
2
+y
2
−2xy(−1/2)
= x
2
+y
2
+xy, so 2z
dz
dt
= 2x
dx
dt
+2y
dy
dt
+x
dy
dt
+y
dx
dt
,
dz
dt
=
1
2z
_
(2x +y)
dx
dt
+ (2y +x)
dy
dt
_
.
Aircraft P
Missile
x
y
z
120º
When x = 2 and y = 4, z
2
= 2
2
+ 4
2
+ (2)(4) = 28, so z =

28 = 2

7, thus
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=4
=
1
2(2

7)
[(2(2) + 4)(−600) + (2(4) + 2)(−1200)] = −
4200

7
= −600

7 mi/h;
the distance between missile and aircraft is decreasing at the rate of 600

7 mi/h.
36. (a) Let P be the point on the helicopter’s path that lies directly above the car’s path. Let x,
y, and z be the distances shown in the ﬁrst ﬁgure. Find
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=0
given that
dx
dt
= −75 and
dy
dt
= 100. In order to ﬁnd an equation relating x, y, and z, ﬁrst draw the line segment
that joins the point P to the car, as shown in the second ﬁgure. Because triangle OPC is a
right triangle, it follows that PC has length
_
x
2
+ (1/2)
2
; but triangle HPC is also a right
triangle so z
2
=
_
_
x
2
+ (1/2)
2
_
2
+y
2
= x
2
+y
2
+ 1/4 and 2z
dz
dt
= 2x
dx
dt
+ 2y
dy
dt
+ 0,
dz
dt
=
1
z
_
x
dx
dt
+y
dy
dt
_
. Now, when x = 2 and y = 0, z
2
= (2)
2
+ (0)
2
+ 1/4 = 17/4,
z =

17/2 so
dz
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=2,
y=0
=
1
(

17/2)
[2(−75) + 0(100)] = −300/

17 mi/h
West East
North
Car
Helicopter
x
z
y
P
mi
1
2
C
H
x
O
z
y
P
mi
1
2
(b) decreasing, because
dz
dt
< 0.
37. (a) We want
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
= 6. For convenience, ﬁrst rewrite the equation as
xy
3
=
8
5
+
8
5
y
2
then 3xy
2
dy
dt
+y
3
dx
dt
=
16
5
y
dy
dt
,
dy
dt
=
y
3
16
5
y −3xy
2
dx
dt
so
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1,
y=2
=
2
3
16
5
(2) −3(1)2
2
(6) = −60/7 units/s.
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124 Chapter 3
(b) falling, because
dy
dt
< 0
38. Find
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
(2,5)
given that
dy
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
(2,5)
= 2. Square and rearrange to get x
3
= y
2
−17
so 3x
2
dx
dt
= 2y
dy
dt
,
dx
dt
=
2y
3x
2
dy
dt
,
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
(2,5)
=
_
5
6
_
(2) =
5
3
units/s.
39. The coordinates of P are (x, 2x), so the distance between P and the point (3, 0) is
D =
_
(x −3)
2
+ (2x −0)
2
=

5x
2
−6x + 9. Find
dD
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
= −2.
dD
dt
=
5x −3

5x
2
−6x + 9
dx
dt
, so
dD
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
=
12

36
(−2) = −4 units/s.
40. (a) Let D be the distance between P and (2, 0). Find
dD
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
= 4.
D =
_
(x −2)
2
+y
2
=
_
(x −2)
2
+x =

x
2
−3x + 4 so
dD
dt
=
2x −3
2

x
2
−3x + 4
dx
dt
;
dD
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
=
3
2

4
4 = 3 units/s.
(b) Let θ be the angle of inclination. Find

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
given that
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
= 4.
tan θ =
y
x −2
=

x
x −2
so sec
2
θ

dt
= −
x + 2
2

x(x −2)
2
dx
dt
,

dt
= −cos
2
θ
x + 2
2

x(x −2)
2
dx
dt
.
When x = 3, D = 2 so cos θ =
1
2
and

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=3
= −
1
4
5
2

3
(4) = −
5
2

3
41. Solve
dx
dt
= 3
dy
dt
given y = x/(x
2
+ 1). Then y(x
2
+ 1) = x. Diﬀerentiating with respect to x,
(x
2
+ 1)
dy
dx
+y(2x) = 1. But
dy
dx
=
dy/dt
dx/dt
=
1
3
so (x
2
+ 1)
1
3
+ 2xy = 1, x
2
+ 1 + 6xy = 3,
x
2
+ 1 + 6x
2
/(x
2
+ 1) = 3, (x
2
+ 1)
2
+ 6x
2
− 3x
2
− 3 = 0, x
4
+ 5x
2
− 3 = 0. By the Quadratic
Formula applied to x
2
we obtain x
2
= (−5 ±

25 + 12)/2. The minus sign is spurious since x
2
cannot be negative, so x
2
= (

37 −5)/2, x ≈ ±0.7357861545, y = ±−0.4773550654.
42. 32x
dx
dt
+ 18y
dy
dt
= 0; if
dy
dt
=
dx
dt
= 0, then (32x + 18y)
dx
dt
= 0, 32x + 18y = 0, y = −
16
9
x so
16x
2
+ 9
256
81
x
2
= 144,
400
9
x
2
= 144, x
2
=
81
25
, x = ±
9
5
. If x =
9
5
, then y = −
16
9
9
5
= −
16
5
.
Similarly, if x = −
9
5
, then y =
16
5
. The points are
_
9
5
, −
16
5
_
and
_

9
5
,
16
5
_
.
43. Find
dS
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
s=10
given that
ds
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
s=10
= −2. From
1
s
+
1
S
=
1
6
we get −
1
s
2
ds
dt

1
S
2
dS
dt
= 0, so
dS
dt
= −
S
2
s
2
ds
dt
. If s = 10, then
1
10
+
1
S
=
1
6
which gives S = 15. So
dS
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
s=10
= −
225
100
(−2) = 4.5
cm/s. The image is moving away from the lens.
44. Suppose that the reservoir has height H and that the radius at the top is R. At any instant of time
let h and r be the corresponding dimensions of the cone of water (see ﬁgure). We want to show
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Exercise Set 3.4 125
that
dh
dt
is constant and independent of H and R, given that
dV
dt
= −kA where V is the volume
of water, A is the area of a circle of radius r, and k is a positive constant. The volume of a cone of
radius r and height h is V =
1
3
πr
2
h. By similar triangles
r
h
=
R
H
, r =
R
H
h thus V =
1
3
π
_
R
H
_
2
h
3
so
dV
dt
= π
_
R
H
_
2
h
2
dh
dt
(1)
But it is given that
dV
dt
= −kA or, because
A = πr
2
= π
_
R
H
_
2
h
2
,
dV
dt
= −kπ
_
R
H
_
2
h
2
,
which when substituted into equation (1) gives
−kπ
_
R
H
_
2
h
2
= π
_
R
H
_
2
h
2
dh
dt
,
dh
dt
= −k.
h
r
H
R
45. Let r be the radius, V the volume, and A the surface area of a sphere. Show that
dr
dt
is a constant
given that
dV
dt
= −kA, where k is a positive constant. Because V =
4
3
πr
3
,
dV
dt
= 4πr
2
dr
dt
(1)
But it is given that
dV
dt
= −kA or, because A = 4πr
2
,
dV
dt
= −4πr
2
k which when substituted into
equation (1) gives −4πr
2
k = 4πr
2
dr
dt
,
dr
dt
= −k.
46. Let x be the distance between the tips of the minute and hour hands, and α and β the angles
shown in the ﬁgure. Because the minute hand makes one revolution in 60 minutes,

dt
=

60
= π/30 rad/min; the hour hand makes one revolution in 12 hours (720 minutes), thus

dt
=

720
= π/360 rad/min. We want to ﬁnd
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
α=2π,
β=3π/2
given that

dt
= π/30 and

dt
= π/360.
Using the law of cosines on the triangle shown in the ﬁgure,
x
2
= 3
2
+ 4
2
−2(3)(4) cos(α −β) = 25 −24 cos(α −β), so
2x
dx
dt
= 0 + 24 sin(α −β)
_

dt

dt
_
,
dx
dt
=
12
x
_

dt

dt
_
sin(α −β). When α = 2π and β = 3π/2,
x
2
= 25 −24 cos(2π −3π/2) = 25, x = 5; so
dx
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
α=2π,
β=3π/2
=
12
5
(π/30 −π/360) sin(2π −3π/2) =
11π
150
in/min.
3
4

x

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126 Chapter 3
47. Extend sides of cup to complete the cone and let V
0
be the volume
of the portion added, then (see ﬁgure) V =
1
3
πr
2
h −V
0
where
r
h
=
4
12
=
1
3
so r =
1
3
h and V =
1
3
π
_
h
3
_
2
h − V
0
=
1
27
πh
3
− V
0
,
dV
dt
=
1
9
πh
2
dh
dt
,
dh
dt
=
9
πh
2
dV
dt
,
dh
dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
h=9
=
9
π(9)
2
(20) =
20

cm/s.
r
4
2
h
6
6
EXERCISE SET 3.5
1. (a) f(x) ≈ f(1) +f

(1)(x −1) = 1 + 3(x −1)
(b) f(1 + ∆x) ≈ f(1) +f

(1)∆x = 1 + 3∆x
(c) From Part (a), (1.02)
3
≈ 1 + 3(0.02) = 1.06. From Part (b), (1.02)
3
≈ 1 + 3(0.02) = 1.06.
2. (a) f(x) ≈ f(2) +f

(2)(x −2) = 1/2 + (−1/2
2
)(x −2) = (1/2) −(1/4)(x −2)
(b) f(2 + ∆x) ≈ f(2) +f

(2)∆x = 1/2 −(1/4)∆x
(c) From Part (a), 1/2.05 ≈ 0.5 −0.25(0.05) = 0.4875, and from Part (b),
1/2.05 ≈ 0.5 −0.25(0.05) = 0.4875.
3. (a) f(x) ≈ f(x
0
) + f

(x
0
)(x − x
0
) = 1 + (1/(2

1)(x − 0) = 1 + (1/2)x, so with x
0
= 0 and
x = −0.1, we have

0.9 = f(−0.1) ≈ 1 + (1/2)(−0.1) = 1 − 0.05 = 0.95. With x = 0.1 we
have

1.1 = f(0.1) ≈ 1 + (1/2)(0.1) = 1.05.
(b)
y
x
dy
0.1 –0.1
∆y ∆y
dy
4. (b) The approximation is

x ≈

x
0
+
1
2

x
0
(x −x
0
), so show that

x
0
+
1
2

x
0
(x −x
0
) ≥

x
which is equivalent to g(x) =

x −
x
2

x
0

x
0
2
. But g(x
0
) =

x
0
2
, and
g

(x) =
1
2

x

1
2

x
0
which is negative for x > x
0
and positive for x < x
0
. This shows that
g has a maximum value at x = x
0
, so the student’s observation is correct.
5. f(x) = (1+x)
15
and x
0
= 0. Thus (1+x)
15
≈ f(x
0
)+f

(x
0
)(x−x
0
) = 1+15(1)
14
(x−0) = 1+15x.
6. f(x) =
1

1 −x
and x
0
= 0, so
1

1 −x
≈ f(x
0
)+f

(x
0
)(x−x
0
) = 1+
1
2(1 −0)
3/2
(x−0) = 1+x/2
7. tan x ≈ tan(0) + sec
2
(0)(x −0) = x 8.
1
1 +x
≈ 1 +
−1
(1 + 0)
2
(x −0) = 1 −x
9. x
0
= 0, f(x) = e
x
, f

(x) = e
x
, f

(x
0
) = 1, hence e
x
≈ 1 + 1 · x = 1 +x
10. x
0
= 0, f(x) = ln(1 +x), f

(x) = 1/(1 +x), f

(x
0
) = 1, hence ln(1 +x) ≈ 0 + 1 · (x −0) = x
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Exercise Set 3.5 127
11. x
4
≈ (1)
4
+ 4(1)
3
(x −1). Set ∆x = x −1; then x = ∆x + 1 and (1 + ∆x)
4
= 1 + 4∆x.
12.

x ≈

1 +
1
2

1
(x −1), and x = 1 + ∆x, so

1 + ∆x ≈ 1 + ∆x/2
13.
1
2 +x

1
2 + 1

1
(2 + 1)
2
(x −1), and 2 +x = 3 + ∆x, so
1
3 + ∆x

1
3

1
9
∆x
14. (4 +x)
3
≈ (4 + 1)
3
+ 3(4 + 1)
2
(x −1) so, with 4 +x = 5 + ∆x we get (5 + ∆x)
3
≈ 125 + 75∆x
15. Let f(x) = tan
−1
x, f(1) = π/4, f

(1) = 1/2, tan
−1
(1 + ∆x) ≈
π
4
+
1
2
∆x
16. f(x) = sin
−1
_
x
2
_
, sin
−1
_
1
2
_
=
π
6
, f

(x) =
1/2
_
1 −x
2
/4
, f

(1) = 1/

3.
sin
−1
_
1
2
+
1
2
∆x
_

π
6
+
1

3
∆x
17. f(x) =

x + 3 and x
0
= 0, so

x + 3 ≈

3 +
1
2

3
(x −0) =

3 +
1
2

3
x, and
¸
¸
¸
¸
f(x) −
_

3 +
1
2

3
x

¸
¸
¸
< 0.1 if |x| < 1.692.
0
-0.1
-2 2
|
f (x) –
(
3 + x
)|
1
2 3
18. f(x) =
1

9 −x
so
1

9 −x

1

9
+
1
2(9 −0)
3/2
(x −0) =
1
3
+
1
54
x,
and
¸
¸
¸
¸
f(x) −
_
1
3
+
1
54
x

¸
¸
¸
< 0.1 if |x| < 5.5114
0.06
0
-6 6
|
f (x) –
(
+
1
3
1
54
x
)|
19. tan 2x ≈ tan 0 + (sec
2
0)(2x −0) = 2x,
and | tan 2x −2x| < 0.1 if |x| < 0.3158
0.06
0
-0.8 0.8
\ f (x) - 2x\
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128 Chapter 3
20.
1
(1 + 2x)
5

1
(1 + 2 · 0)
5
+
−5(2)
(1 + 2 · 0)
6
(x −0) = 1 −10x,
and |f(x) −(1 −10x)| < 0.1 if |x| < 0.0372
0.12
0
-0.04 0.04
| f (x) – (1 – 10x)|
21. (a) The local linear approximation sin x ≈ x gives sin 1

= sin(π/180) ≈ π/180 = 0.0174533 and
a calculator gives sin 1

= 0.0174524. The relative error | sin(π/180)−(π/180)|/(sin π/180) =
0.000051 is very small, so for such a small value of x the approximation is very good.
(b) Use x
0
= 45

(this assumes you know, or can approximate,

2/2).
(c) 44

=
44π
180

=
45π
180
=
π
4
44π
180
and x
0
=
π
4
we obtain
sin 44

= sin
44π
180
≈ sin
π
4
+
_
cos
π
4
_
_
44π
180

π
4
_
=

2
2
+

2
2
_
−π
180
_
= 0.694765. With a
calculator, sin 44

= 0.694658.
22. (a) tan x ≈ tan 0 + sec
2
0(x −0) = x, so tan 2

= tan(2π/180) ≈ 2π/180 = 0.034907, and with a
calculator tan 2

= 0.034921
(b) use x
0
= π/3 because we know tan 60

= tan(π/3) =

3
(c) with x
0
=
π
3
=
60π
180
and x =
61π
180
we have
tan 61

= tan
61π
180
≈ tan
π
3
+
_
sec
2
π
3
_
_
61π
180

π
3
_
=

3 + 4
π
180
= 1.8019,
and with a calculator tan 61

= 1.8040
23. f(x) = x
4
, f

(x) = 4x
3
, x
0
= 3, ∆x = 0.02; (3.02)
4
≈ 3
4
+ (108)(0.02) = 81 + 2.16 = 83.16
24. f(x) = x
3
, f

(x) = 3x
2
, x
0
= 2, ∆x = −0.03; (1.97)
3
≈ 2
3
+ (12)(−0.03) = 8 −0.36 = 7.64
25. f(x) =

x, f

(x) =
1
2

x
, x
0
= 64, ∆x = 1;

65 ≈

64 +
1
16
(1) = 8 +
1
16
= 8.0625
26. f(x) =

x, f

(x) =
1
2

x
, x
0
= 25, ∆x = −1;

24 ≈

25 +
1
10
(−1) = 5 −0.1 = 4.9
27. f(x) =

x, f

(x) =
1
2

x
, x
0
= 81, ∆x = −0.1;

80.9 ≈

81 +
1
18
(−0.1) ≈ 8.9944
28. f(x) =

x, f

(x) =
1
2

x
, x
0
= 36, ∆x = 0.03;

36.03 ≈

36 +
1
12
(0.03) = 6 + 0.0025 = 6.0025
29. f(x) = sin x, f

(x) = cos x, x
0
= 0, ∆x = 0.1; sin 0.1 ≈ sin 0 + (cos 0)(0.1) = 0.1
30. f(x) = tan x, f

(x) = sec
2
x, x
0
= 0, ∆x = 0.2; tan 0.2 ≈ tan 0 + (sec
2
0)(0.2) = 0.2
31. f(x) = cos x, f

(x) = −sin x, x
0
= π/6, ∆x = π/180;
cos 31

≈ cos 30

+
_

1
2
_
_
π
180
_
=

3
2

π
360
≈ 0.8573
32. f(x) = ln x, x
0
= 1, ∆x = 0.01, ln x ≈ ∆x, ln 1.01 ≈ 0.01
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Exercise Set 3.5 129
33. tan
−1
(1 + ∆x) ≈
π
4
+
1
2
∆x, ∆x = −0.01, tan
−1
0.99 ≈
π
4
−0.005 ≈ 0.780398
34. (a) Let f(x) = (1 +x)
k
and x
0
= 0. Then (1 +x)
k
≈ 1
k
+k(1)
k−1
(x −0) = 1 +kx. Set k = 37
and x = 0.001 to obtain (1.001)
37
≈ 1.037.
(b) With a calculator (1.001)
37
= 1.03767.
(c) It is the linear term of the expansion.
35.
3

8.24 = 8
1/3
3

1.03 ≈ 2(1 +
1
3
0.03) ≈ 2.02
4.08
3/2
= 4
3/2
1.02
3/2
= 8(1 + 0.02(3/2)) = 8.24
36. 6

= π/30 radians; h = 500 tan(π/30) ≈ 500[tan 0 + (sec
2
0)
π
30
] = 500π/30 ≈ 52.55 ft
37. (a) dy = f

(x)dx = 2xdx = 4(1) = 4 and
∆y = (x + ∆x)
2
−x
2
= (2 + 1)
2
−2
2
= 5
(b)
x
y
dy
∆y
4
2 3
38. (a) dy = 3x
2
dx = 3(1)
2
(1) = 3 and
∆y = (x + ∆x)
3
−x
3
= (1 + 1)
3
−1
3
= 7
(b)
1
y
x
8
1 2
(1, 1)
dx
∆y
dy
39. dy = 3x
2
dx;
∆y = (x + ∆x)
3
−x
3
= x
3
+ 3x
2
∆x + 3x(∆x)
2
+ (∆x)
3
−x
3
= 3x
2
∆x + 3x(∆x)
2
+ (∆x)
3
40. dy = 8dx; ∆y = [8(x + ∆x) −4] −[8x −4] = 8∆x
41. dy = (2x −2)dx;
∆y = [(x + ∆x)
2
−2(x + ∆x) + 1] −[x
2
−2x + 1]
= x
2
+ 2x ∆x + (∆x)
2
−2x −2∆x + 1 −x
2
+ 2x −1 = 2x ∆x + (∆x)
2
−2∆x
42. dy = cos xdx; ∆y = sin(x + ∆x) −sin x
43. (a) dy = (12x
2
−14x)dx
(b) dy = xd(cos x) + cos xdx = x(−sin x)dx + cos xdx = (−xsin x + cos x)dx
44. (a) dy = (−1/x
2
)dx (b) dy = 5 sec
2
xdx
45. (a) dy =
_

1 −x −
x
2

1 −x
_
dx =
2 −3x
2

1 −x
dx
(b) dy = −17(1 +x)
−18
dx
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130 Chapter 3
46. (a) dy =
(x
3
−1)d(1) −(1)d(x
3
−1)
(x
3
−1)
2
=
(x
3
−1)(0) −(1)3x
2
dx
(x
3
−1)
2
= −
3x
2
(x
3
−1)
2
dx
(b) dy =
(2 −x)(−3x
2
)dx −(1 −x
3
)(−1)dx
(2 −x)
2
=
2x
3
−6x
2
+ 1
(2 −x)
2
dx
47. false; dy = (dy/dx)dx
48. true
49. false; they are equal whenever the function is linear
50. false; if f

(x
0
) = 0 then the approximation is constant
51. dy =
3
2

3x −2
dx, x = 2, dx = 0.03; ∆y ≈ dy =
3
4
(0.03) = 0.0225
52. dy =
x

x
2
+ 8
dx, x = 1, dx = −0.03; ∆y ≈ dy = (1/3)(−0.03) = −0.01
53. dy =
1 −x
2
(x
2
+ 1)
2
dx, x = 2, dx = −0.04; ∆y ≈ dy =
_

3
25
_
(−0.04) = 0.0048
54. dy =
_
4x

8x + 1
+

8x + 1
_
dx, x = 3, dx = 0.05; ∆y ≈ dy = (37/5)(0.05) = 0.37
55. (a) A = x
2
where x is the length of a side; dA = 2xdx = 2(10)(±0.1) = ±2 ft
2
.
(b) relative error in x is ≈
dx
x
=
±0.1
10
= ±0.01 so percentage error in x is ≈ ±1%; relative error
in A is ≈
dA
A
=
2xdx
x
2
= 2
dx
x
= 2(±0.01) = ±0.02 so percentage error in A is ≈ ±2%
56. (a) V = x
3
where x is the length of a side; dV = 3x
2
dx = 3(25)
2
(±1) = ±1875 cm
3
.
(b) relative error in x is ≈
dx
x
=
±1
25
= ±0.04 so percentage error in x is ≈ ±4%; relative error
in V is ≈
dV
V
=
3x
2
dx
x
3
= 3
dx
x
= 3(±0.04) = ±0.12 so percentage error in V is ≈ ±12%
57. (a) x = 10 sin θ, y = 10 cos θ (see ﬁgure),
dx= 10 cos θdθ = 10
_
cos
π
6
__
±
π
180
_
= 10
_

3
2
_
_
±
π
180
_
≈ ±0.151 in,
dy = −10(sin θ)dθ = −10
_
sin
π
6
__
±
π
180
_
= −10
_
1
2
_
_
±
π
180
_
≈ ±0.087 in
10″
x
y
θ
(b) relative error in x is ≈
dx
x
= (cot θ)dθ =
_
cot
π
6
__
±
π
180
_
=

3
_
±
π
180
_
≈ ±0.030
so percentage error in x is ≈ ±3.0%;
relative error in y is ≈
dy
y
= −tan θdθ = −
_
tan
π
6
__
±
π
180
_
= −
1

3
_
±
π
180
_
≈ ±0.010
so percentage error in y is ≈ ±1.0%
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Exercise Set 3.5 131
58. (a) x = 25 cot θ, y = 25 csc θ (see ﬁgure);
dx= −25 csc
2
θdθ = −25
_
csc
2
π
3
__
±
π
360
_
= −25
_
4
3
_
_
±
π
360
_
≈ ±0.291 cm,
dy = −25 csc θ cot θdθ = −25
_
csc
π
3
__
cot
π
3
__
±
π
360
_
= −25
_
2

3
__
1

3
_
_
±
π
360
_
≈ ±0.145 cm
25 cm
x
y
θ
(b) relative error in x is ≈
dx
x
= −
csc
2
θ
cot θ
dθ = −
4/3
1/

3
_
±
π
360
_
≈ ±0.020 so percentage
error in x is ≈ ±2.0%; relative error in y is ≈
dy
y
= −cot θdθ = −
1

3
_
±
π
360
_
≈ ±0.005
so percentage error in y is ≈ ±0.5%
59.
dR
R
=
(−2k/r
3
)dr
(k/r
2
)
= −2
dr
r
, but
dr
r
≈ ±0.05 so
dR
R
≈ −2(±0.05) = ±0.10; percentage error in R
is ≈ ±10%
60. h = 12 sin θ thus dh = 12 cos θdθ so, with θ = 60

= π/3 radians and dθ = −1

dh = 12 cos(π/3)(−π/180) = −π/30 ≈ −0.105 ft
61. A =
1
4
(4)
2
sin 2θ = 4 sin 2θ thus dA = 8 cos 2θdθ so, with θ = 30

dθ = ±15

= ±1/4

= ±π/720 radians, dA = 8 cos(π/3)(±π/720) = ±π/180 ≈ ±0.017 cm
2
62. A = x
2
where x is the length of a side;
dA
A
=
2xdx
x
2
= 2
dx
x
, but
dx
x
≈ ±0.01 so
dA
A
≈ 2(±0.01) = ±0.02; percentage error in A is ≈ ±2%
63. V = x
3
where x is the length of a side;
dV
V
=
3x
2
dx
x
3
= 3
dx
x
, but
dx
x
≈ ±0.02
so
dV
V
≈ 3(±0.02) = ±0.06; percentage error in V is ≈ ±6%.
64.
dV
V
=
4πr
2
dr
4πr
3
/3
= 3
dr
r
, but
dV
V
≈ ±0.03 so 3
dr
r
≈ ±0.03,
dr
r
≈ ±0.01; maximum permissible
percentage error in r is ≈ ±1%.
65. A =
1
4
πD
2
where D is the diameter of the circle;
dA
A
=
(πD/2)dD
πD
2
/4
= 2
dD
D
, but
dA
A
≈ ±0.01 so
2
dD
D
≈ ±0.01,
dD
D
≈ ±0.005; maximum permissible percentage error in D is ≈ ±0.5%.
66. V = x
3
where x is the length of a side; approximate ∆V by dV if x = 1 and dx = ∆x = 0.02,
dV = 3x
2
dx = 3(1)
2
(0.02) = 0.06 in
3
.
67. V = volume of cylindrical rod = πr
2
h = πr
2
(15) = 15πr
2
; approximate ∆V by dV if r = 2.5 and
dr = ∆r = 0.1. dV = 30πr dr = 30π(2.5)(0.1) ≈ 23.5619 cm
3
.
68. P =

g

L, dP =

g
1
2

L
dL =
π

g

L
dL,
dP
P
=
1
2
dL
L
so the relative error in P ≈
1
2
the
relative error in L. Thus the percentage error in P is ≈
1
2
the percentage error in L.
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132 Chapter 3
69. (a) α = ∆L/(L∆T) = 0.006/(40 ×10) = 1.5 ×10
−5
/

C
(b) ∆L = 2.3 ×10
−5
(180)(25) ≈ 0.1 cm, so the pole is about 180.1 cm long.
70. ∆V = 7.5 ×10
−4
(4000)(−20) = −60 gallons; the truck delivers 4000 −60 = 3940 gallons.
EXERCISE SET 3.6
1. (a) lim
x→2
x
2
−4
x
2
+ 2x −8
= lim
x→2
(x −2)(x + 2)
(x + 4)(x −2)
= lim
x→2
x + 2
x + 4
=
2
3
, or, using L’Hˆopital’s Rule,
lim
x→2
x
2
−4
x
2
+ 2x −8
= lim
x→2
2x
2x + 2
=
2
3
(b) lim
x→+∞
2x −5
3x + 7
=
2 − lim
x→+∞
5
x
3 + lim
x→+∞
7
x
=
2
3
or, using L’Hˆopital’s Rule,
lim
x→+∞
2x −5
3x + 7
= lim
x→+∞
2
3
=
2
3
2. (a)
sin x
tan x
= sin x
cos x
sin x
= cos x so lim
x→0
sin x
tan x
= lim
x→0
cos x = 1, or, using L’Hˆopital’s Rule,
lim
x→0
sin x
tan x
= lim
x→0
cos x
sec
2
x
= 1
(b)
x
2
−1
x
3
−1
=
(x −1)(x + 1)
(x −1)(x
2
+x + 1)
=
x + 1
x
2
+x + 1
so lim
x→1
x
2
−1
x
3
−1
=
2
3
, or, using L’Hˆopital’s Rule,
lim
x→1
x
2
−1
x
3
−1
= lim
x→1
2x
3x
2
=
2
3
3. true; ln x is not deﬁned for negative x 4. true
5. false 6. true
7. lim
x→0
e
x
cos x
= 1 8. lim
x→0
sin 2x
2x
5x
sin 5x
2
5
= 1 · 1 ·
2
5
=
2
5
9. lim
θ→0
sec
2
θ
1
= 1 10. lim
t→0
te
t
+e
t
−e
t
= −1
11. lim
x→π
+
cos x
1
= −1 12. lim
x→0
+
cos x
2x
= +∞
13. lim
x→+∞
1/x
1
= 0 14. lim
x→+∞
3e
3x
2x
= lim
x→+∞
9e
3x
2
= +∞
15. lim
x→0
+
−csc
2
x
1/x
= lim
x→0
+
−x
sin
2
x
= lim
x→0
+
−1
2 sin xcos x
= −∞
16. lim
x→0
+
−1/x
(−1/x
2
)e
1/x
= lim
x→0
+
x
e
1/x
= 0
November 10, 2008 21:03 ”ISM ET chapter 3” Sheet number 32 Page number 133 black
Exercise Set 3.6 133
17. lim
x→+∞
100x
99
e
x
= lim
x→+∞
(100)(99)x
98
e
x
= · · · = lim
x→+∞
(100)(99)(98) · · · (1)
e
x
= 0
18. lim
x→0
+
cos x/ sin x
sec
2
x/ tan x
= lim
x→0
+
cos
2
x = 1 19. lim
x→0
2/

1 −4x
2
1
= 2
20. lim
x→0
1 −
1
1 +x
2
3x
2
= lim
x→0
1
3(1 +x
2
)
=
1
3
21. lim
x→+∞
xe
−x
= lim
x→+∞
x
e
x
= lim
x→+∞
1
e
x
= 0
22. lim
x→π
(x −π) tan(x/2) = lim
x→π
x −π
cot(x/2)
= lim
x→π
1
−(1/2) csc
2
(x/2)
= −2
23. lim
x→+∞
xsin(π/x) = lim
x→+∞
sin(π/x)
1/x
= lim
x→+∞
(−π/x
2
) cos(π/x)
−1/x
2
= lim
x→+∞
π cos(π/x) = π
24. lim
x→0
+
tan xln x = lim
x→0
+
ln x
cot x
= lim
x→0
+
1/x
−csc
2
x
= lim
x→0
+
−sin
2
x
x
= lim
x→0
+
−2 sin xcos x
1
= 0
25. lim
x→(π/2)

sec 3xcos 5x = lim
x→(π/2)

cos 5x
cos 3x
= lim
x→(π/2)

−5 sin 5x
−3 sin 3x
=
−5(+1)
(−3)(−1)
= −
5
3
26. lim
x→π
(x −π) cot x = lim
x→π
x −π
tan x
= lim
x→π
1
sec
2
x
= 1
27. y = (1 −3/x)
x
, lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
ln(1 −3/x)
1/x
= lim
x→+∞
−3
1 −3/x
= −3, lim
x→+∞
y = e
−3
28. y = (1 + 2x)
−3/x
, lim
x→0
ln y = lim
x→0

3 ln(1 + 2x)
x
= lim
x→0

6
1 + 2x
= −6, lim
x→0
y = e
−6
29. y = (e
x
+x)
1/x
, lim
x→0
ln y = lim
x→0
ln(e
x
+x)
x
= lim
x→0
e
x
+ 1
e
x
+x
= 2, lim
x→0
y = e
2
30. y = (1 +a/x)
bx
, lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
b ln(1 +a/x)
1/x
= lim
x→+∞
ab
1 +a/x
= ab, lim
x→+∞
y = e
ab
31. y = (2 −x)
tan(πx/2)
, lim
x→1
ln y = lim
x→1
ln(2 −x)
cot(πx/2)
= lim
x→1
2 sin
2
(πx/2)
π(2 −x)
= 2/π, lim
x→1
y = e
2/π
32. y = [cos(2/x)]
x
2
, lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
ln cos(2/x)
1/x
2
= lim
x→+∞
(−2/x
2
)(−tan(2/x))
−2/x
3
= lim
x→+∞
−tan(2/x)
1/x
= lim
x→+∞
(2/x
2
) sec
2
(2/x)
−1/x
2
= −2, lim
x→+∞
y = e
−2
33. lim
x→0
_
1
sin x

1
x
_
= lim
x→0
x −sin x
xsin x
= lim
x→0
1 −cos x
xcos x + sin x
= lim
x→0
sin x
2 cos x −xsin x
= 0
34. lim
x→0
1 −cos 3x
x
2
= lim
x→0
3 sin 3x
2x
= lim
x→0
9
2
cos 3x =
9
2
35. lim
x→+∞
(x
2
+x) −x
2

x
2
+x +x
= lim
x→+∞
x

x
2
+x +x
= lim
x→+∞
1
_
1 + 1/x + 1
= 1/2
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134 Chapter 3
36. lim
x→0
e
x
−1 −x
xe
x
−x
= lim
x→0
e
x
−1
xe
x
+e
x
−1
= lim
x→0
e
x
xe
x
+ 2e
x
= 1/2
37. lim
x→+∞
[x −ln(x
2
+ 1)] = lim
x→+∞
[ln e
x
−ln(x
2
+ 1)] = lim
x→+∞
ln
e
x
x
2
+ 1
,
lim
x→+∞
e
x
x
2
+ 1
= lim
x→+∞
e
x
2x
= lim
x→+∞
e
x
2
= +∞ so lim
x→+∞
[x −ln(x
2
+ 1)] = +∞
38. lim
x→+∞
ln
x
1 +x
= lim
x→+∞
ln
1
1/x + 1
= ln(1) = 0
39. y = x
sin x
, ln y = sin xln x, lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
ln x
csc x
= lim
x→0
+
1/x
−csc xcot x
= lim
x→0
+
_
sin x
x
_
(−tan x) =
1(−0) = 0, so lim
x→0
+
x
sin x
= lim
x→0
+
y = e
0
= 1.
40. y = (e
2x
−1)
x
, ln y = xln(e
2x
−1), lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
ln(e
2x
−1)
1/x
= lim
x→0
+
2e
2x
e
2x
−1
(−x
2
)
= lim
x→0
+
x
e
2x
−1
lim
x→0
+
(−2xe
2x
) = lim
x→0
+
1
2e
2x
lim
x→0
+
(−2xe
2x
) =
1
2
· 0 = 0, lim
x→0
+
y = e
0
= 1.
41. y =
_

1
ln x
_
x
, ln y = xln
_

1
ln x
¸
,
lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
ln
_

1
ln x
¸
1/x
= lim
x→0
+
_

1
xln x
_
(−x
2
) = − lim
x→0
+
x
ln x
= 0, lim
x→0
+
y = e
0
= 1
42. y = x
1/x
, ln y =
ln x
x
, lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
ln x
x
= lim
x→+∞
1/x
1
= 0, so lim
x→+∞
y = e
0
= 1
43. y = (ln x)
1/x
, ln y = (1/x) ln ln x,
lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
ln ln x
x
= lim
x→+∞
1/(xln x)
1
= 0, lim
x→+∞
y = 1
44. y = (−ln x)
x
, ln y = xln(−ln x),
lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
ln(−ln x)/(1/x) = lim
x→0
+
(1/(xln x)
(−1/x
2
)
= lim
x→0
+
(−
x
ln x
) = 0, lim
x→0
+
y = 1
45. y = (tan x)
π/2−x
, ln y = (π/2 −x) ln tan x, lim
x→(π/2)

ln y = lim
x→(π/2)

ln tan x
1/(π/2 −x)
= lim
x→(π/2)

(sec
2
x/ tan x)
1/(π/2 −x)
2
= lim
x→(π/2)

(π/2 −x)
cos x
(π/2 −x)
sin x
= lim
x→(π/2)

(π/2 −x)
cos x
lim
x→(π/2)

(π/2 −x)
sin x
= 1 · 0 = 0, lim
x→(π/2)

y = 1
46. (a) lim
x→+∞
ln x
x
n
= lim
x→+∞
1/x
nx
n−1
= lim
x→+∞
1
nx
n
= 0
(b) lim
x→+∞
x
n
ln x
= lim
x→+∞
nx
n−1
1/x
= lim
x→+∞
nx
n
= +∞
47. (a) L’Hˆopital’s Rule does not apply to the problem lim
x→1
3x
2
−2x + 1
3x
2
−2x
because it is not a
0
0
form.
(b) lim
x→1
3x
2
−2x + 1
3x
2
−2x
= 2
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Exercise Set 3.6 135
48. L’Hˆ opital’s Rule does not apply to the problem lim
x→2
e
3x
2
−12x+12
x
4
−16
, which is of the form
e
0
0
, and from
which it follows that lim
x→2

and lim
x→2
+
exist, with values −∞ if x approaches 2 from the left and
+∞ if from the right. The general limit lim
x→2
does not exist.
49. lim
x→+∞
1/(xln x)
1/(2

x)
= lim
x→+∞
2

xln x
= 0
0.15
0
100 10000
50. y = x
x
, lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
ln x
1/x
= lim
x→0
+
−x = 0, lim
x→0
+
y = 1
1
0
0 0.5
51. y = (sin x)
3/ ln x
,
lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
3 ln sin x
ln x
= lim
x→0
+
(3 cos x)
x
sin x
= 3,
lim
x→0
+
y = e
3
25
19
0 0.5
52. lim
x→π/2

4 sec
2
x
sec xtan x
= lim
x→π/2

4
sin x
= 4
4.1
3.3
1.4 1.6
53. ln x −e
x
= ln x −
1
e
−x
=
e
−x
ln x −1
e
−x
;
lim
x→+∞
e
−x
ln x = lim
x→+∞
ln x
e
x
= lim
x→+∞
1/x
e
x
= 0 by L’Hˆopital’s
Rule,
so lim
x→+∞
[ln x −e
x
] = lim
x→+∞
e
−x
ln x −1
e
−x
= −∞
0
–16
0 3
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136 Chapter 3
54. lim
x→+∞
[ln e
x
−ln(1 + 2e
x
)] = lim
x→+∞
ln
e
x
1 + 2e
x
= lim
x→+∞
ln
1
e
−x
+ 2
= ln
1
2
;
horizontal asymptote y = −ln 2
–0.6
–1.2
0 12
55. y = (ln x)
1/x
,
lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
ln(ln x)
x
= lim
x→+∞
1
xln x
= 0;
lim
x→+∞
y = 1, y = 1 is the horizontal asymptote
1.02
1
100 10000
56. y =
_
x + 1
x + 2
_
x
, lim
x→+∞
ln y = lim
x→+∞
ln
x + 1
x + 2
1/x
= lim
x→+∞
−x
2
(x + 1)(x + 2)
= −1;
lim
x→+∞
y = e
−1
is the horizontal asymptote
1
0
0 50
57. (a) 0 (b) +∞ (c) 0 (d) −∞ (e) +∞ (f ) −∞
58. (a) Type 0
0
; y = x
(ln a)/(1+ln x)
; lim
x→0
+
ln y = lim
x→0
+
(ln a) ln x
1 + ln x
= lim
x→0
+
(ln a)/x
1/x
= lim
x→0
+
ln a = ln a,
lim
x→0
+
y = e
ln a
= a
(b) Type ∞
0
; same calculation as Part (a) with x →+∞
(c) Type 1

; y = (x + 1)
(ln a)/x
, lim
x→0
ln y = lim
x→0
(ln a) ln(x + 1)
x
= lim
x→0
ln a
x + 1
= ln a,
lim
x→0
y = e
ln a
= a
59. lim
x→+∞
1 + 2 cos 2x
1
does not exist, nor is it ±∞; lim
x→+∞
x + sin 2x
x
= lim
x→+∞
_
1 +
sin 2x
x
_
= 1
60. lim
x→+∞
2 −cos x
3 + cos x
does not exist, nor is it ±∞; lim
x→+∞
2x −sin x
3x + sin x
= lim
x→+∞
2 −(sin x)/x
3 + (sin x)/x
=
2
3
61. lim
x→+∞
(2 +xcos 2x +sin 2x) does not exist, nor is it ±∞; lim
x→+∞
x(2 + sin 2x)
x + 1
= lim
x→+∞
2 + sin 2x
1 + 1/x
,
which does not exist because sin 2x oscillates between −1 and 1 as x →+∞
62. lim
x→+∞
_
1
x
+
1
2
cos x +
sin x
2x
_
does not exist, nor is it ±∞;
lim
x→+∞
x(2 + sin x)
x
2
+ 1
= lim
x→+∞
2 + sin x
x + 1/x
= 0
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Exercise Set 3.6 137
63. lim
R→0
+
V t
L
e
−Rt/L
1
=
V t
L
64. (a) lim
x→π/2
(π/2 −x) tan x = lim
x→π/2
π/2 −x
cot x
= lim
x→π/2
−1
−csc
2
x
= lim
x→π/2
sin
2
x = 1
(b) lim
x→π/2
_
1
π/2 −x
−tan x
_
= lim
x→π/2
_
1
π/2 −x

sin x
cos x
_
= lim
x→π/2
cos x −(π/2 −x) sin x
(π/2 −x) cos x
(Apply L’H’s Rule twice) = lim
x→π/2
−(π/2 −x) cos x
−(π/2 −x) sin x −cos x
= lim
x→π/2
(π/2 −x) sin x + cos x
−(π/2 −x) cos x + 2 sin x
= 0
(c) 1/(π/2 −1.57) ≈ 1255.765534, tan 1.57 ≈ 1255.765592;
1/(π/2 −1.57) −tan 1.57 ≈ 0.000058
65. (b) lim
x→+∞
x(k
1/x
−1) = lim
t→0
+
k
t
−1
t
= lim
t→0
+
(ln k)k
t
1
= ln k
(c) ln 0.3 = −1.20397, 1024
_
1024

0.3 −1
_
= −1.20327;
ln 2 = 0.69315, 1024
_
1024

2 −1
_
= 0.69338
66. If k = −1 then lim
x→0
(k + cos x) = k + 1 = 0, so lim
x→0
k + cos x
x
2
= ±∞. Hence k = −1, and by the
rule
lim
x→0
−1 + cos x
x
2
= lim
x→0
− sin x
2x
= lim
x→0

2
cos x
2
= −

2
2
= −4 if = ±2

2.
67. (a) No; sin(1/x) oscillates as x →0. (b)
0.05
–0.05
–0.35 0.35
(c) For the limit as x →0
+
use the Squeezing Theorem together with the inequalities
−x
2
≤ x
2
sin(1/x) ≤ x
2
. For x →0

do the same; thus lim
x→0
f(x) = 0.
68. (a) Apply the rule to get lim
x→0
−cos(1/x) + 2xsin(1/x)
cos x
which does not exist (nor is it ±∞).
(b) Rewrite as lim
x→0
_
x
sin x
_
[xsin(1/x)], but lim
x→0
x
sin x
= lim
x→0
1
cos x
= 1 and lim
x→0
xsin(1/x) = 0,
thus lim
x→0
_
x
sin x
_
[xsin(1/x)] = (1)(0) = 0
69. lim
x→0
+
sin(1/x)
(sin x)/x
, lim
x→0
+
sin x
x
= 1 but lim
x→0
+
sin(1/x) does not exist because sin(1/x) oscillates between
−1 and 1 as x →+∞, so lim
x→0
+
xsin(1/x)
sin x
does not exist.
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138 Chapter 3
70. Since f(a) = g(a) = 0, then for x = a,
f(x)
g(x)
=
(f(x) −f(a)/(x −a)
(g(x) −g(a))/(x −a)
. Now take the limit:
lim
x→a
f(x)
g(x)
= lim
x→a
(f(x) −f(a)/(x −a)
(g(x) −g(a))/(x −a)
=
f

(a)
g

(a)
REVIEW EXERCISES, CHAPTER 3
1. (a) 3x
2
+x
dy
dx
+y −2 = 0,
dy
dx
=
2 −y −3x
2
x
(b) y = (1 + 2x −x
3
)/x = 1/x + 2 −x
2
, dy/dx = −1/x
2
−2x
(c)
dy
dx
=
2 −(1/x + 2 −x
2
) −3x
2
x
= −1/x
2
−2x
2. (a) xy = x −y, x
dy
dx
+y = 1 −
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
=
1 −y
x + 1
(b) y(x + 1) = x, y =
x
x + 1
, y

=
1
(x + 1)
2
(c)
dy
dx
=
1 −y
x + 1
=
1 −
x
x+1
1 +x
=
1
(x + 1)
2
3. −
1
y
2
dy
dx

1
x
2
= 0 so
dy
dx
= −
y
2
x
2
4. 3x
2
−3y
2
dy
dx
= 6(x
dy
dx
+y), −(3y
2
+ 6x)
dy
dx
= 6y −3x
2
so
dy
dx
=
x
2
−2y
y
2
+ 2x
5.
_
x
dy
dx
+y
_
sec(xy) tan(xy) =
dy
dx
,
dy
dx
=
y sec(xy) tan(xy)
1 −xsec(xy) tan(xy)
6. 2x =
(1 + csc y)(−csc
2
y)(dy/dx) −(cot y)(−csc y cot y)(dy/dx)
(1 + csc y)
2
,
2x(1 + csc y)
2
= −csc y(csc y + csc
2
y −cot
2
y)
dy
dx
,
but csc
2
y −cot
2
y = 1, so
dy
dx
= −
2x(1 + csc y)
csc y
7.
dy
dx
=
3x
4y
,
d
2
y
dx
2
=
(4y)(3) −(3x)(4dy/dx)
16y
2
=
12y −12x(3x/(4y))
16y
2
=
12y
2
−9x
2
16y
3
=
−3(3x
2
−4y
2
)
16y
3
,
but 3x
2
−4y
2
= 7 so
d
2
y
dx
2
=
−3(7)
16y
3
= −
21
16y
3
8.
dy
dx
=
y
y −x
,
d
2
y
dx
2
=
(y −x)(dy/dx) −y(dy/dx −1)
(y −x)
2
=
(y −x)
_
y
y −x
_
−y
_
y
y −x
−1
_
(y −x)
2
=
y
2
−2xy
(y −x)
3
but y
2
−2xy = −3, so
d
2
y
dx
2
= −
3
(y −x)
3
9.
dy
dx
= tan(πy/2) +x(π/2)
dy
dx
sec
2
(πy/2),
dy
dx
_
y=1/2
= 1 + (π/4)
dy
dx
_
y=1/2
(2),
dy
dx
_
y=1/2
=
2
2 −π
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Review Exercises, Chapter 3 139
10. Let P(x
0
, y
0
) be the required point. The slope of the line 4x − 3y + 1 = 0 is 4/3 so the slope of
the tangent to y
2
= 2x
3
at P must be −3/4. By implicit diﬀerentiation dy/dx = 3x
2
/y, so at P,
3x
2
0
/y
0
= −3/4, or y
0
= −4x
2
0
. But y
2
0
= 2x
3
0
because P is on the curve y
2
= 2x
3
. Elimination of
y
0
gives 16x
4
0
= 2x
3
0
, x
3
0
(8x
0
− 1) = 0, so x
0
= 0 or 1/8. From y
0
= −4x
2
0
it follows that y
0
= 0
when x
0
= 0, and y
0
= −1/16 when x
0
= 1/8. It does not follow, however, that (0, 0) is a solution
because dy/dx = 3x
2
/y (the slope of the curve as determined by implicit diﬀerentiation) is valid
only if y = 0. Further analysis shows that the curve is tangent to the x-axis at (0, 0), so the point
(1/8, −1/16) is the only solution.
11. Substitute y = mx into x
2
+xy +y
2
= 4 to get x
2
+mx
2
+m
2
x
2
= 4, which has distinct solutions
x = ±2/

m
2
+m+ 1. They are distinct because m
2
+ m + 1 = (m + 1/2)
2
+ 3/4 ≥ 3/4, so
m
2
+m+ 1 is never zero.
Note that the points of intersection occur in pairs (x
0
, y
0
) and (−x
0
, −y
0
). By implicit diﬀerenti-
ation, the slope of the tangent line to the ellipse is given by
dy/dx = −(2x + y)/(x + 2y). Since the slope is unchanged if we replace (x, y) with (−x, −y), it
follows that the slopes are equal at the two point of intersection.
Finally we must examine the special case x = 0 which cannot be written in the form y = mx. If
x = 0 then y = ±2, and the formula for dy/dx gives dy/dx = −1/2, so the slopes are equal.
12. By implicit diﬀerentiation, 3x
2
−y −xy

+3y
2
y

= 0, so y

= (3x
2
−y)/(x −3y
2
). This derivative
is zero when y = 3x
2
. Substituting this into the original equation x
3
−xy +y
3
= 0, one has
x
3
−3x
3
+ 27x
6
= 0, x
3
(27x
3
−2) = 0. The unique solution in the ﬁrst quadrant is
x = 2
1/3
/3, y = 3x
2
= 2
2/3
/3
Use implicit diﬀerentiation to get dy/dx = (y−3x
2
)/(3y
2
−x), so dy/dx = 0 if y = 3x
2
. Substitute
this into x
3
−xy +y
3
= 0 to obtain 27x
6
−2x
3
= 0, x
3
= 2/27, x =
3

2/3 and hence y =
3

4/3.
13. By implicit diﬀerentiation, 3x
2
−y −xy

+3y
2
y

= 0, so y

= (3x
2
−y)/(x −3y
2
). This derivative
exists except when x = 3y
2
. Substituting this into the original equation x
3
−xy +y
3
= 0, one has
27y
6
−3y
3
+y
3
= 0, y
3
(27y
3
−2) = 0. The unique solution in the ﬁrst quadrant is
y = 2
1/3
/3, x = 3y
2
= 2
2/3
/3
14. By implicit diﬀerentiation, dy/dx = k/(2y) so the slope of the tangent to y
2
= kx at (x
0
, y
0
) is
k/(2y
0
) if y
0
= 0. The tangent line in this case is y −y
0
=
k
2y
0
(x −x
0
), or 2y
0
y −2y
2
0
= kx −kx
0
.
But y
2
0
= kx
0
because (x
0
, y
0
) is on the curve y
2
= kx, so the equation of the tangent line becomes
2y
0
y − 2kx
0
= kx − kx
0
which gives y
0
y = k(x + x
0
)/2. If y
0
= 0, then x
0
= 0; the graph of
y
2
= kx has a vertical tangent at (0, 0) so its equation is x = 0, but y
0
y = k(x + x
0
)/2 gives the
same result when x
0
= y
0
= 0.
15. y = ln(x + 1) + 2 ln(x + 2) −3 ln(x + 3) −4 ln(x + 4), dy/dx =
1
x + 1
+
2
x + 2

3
x + 3

4
x + 4
16. y =
1
2
ln x +
1
3
ln(x + 1) −ln sin x + ln cos x, so
dy
dx
=
1
2x
+
1
3(x + 1)

cos x
sin x

sin x
cos x
=
5x + 3
6x(x + 1)
−cot x −tan x
17.
1
2x
(2) = 1/x
18. 2(ln x)
_
1
x
_
=
2 ln x
x
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140 Chapter 3
19.
1
3x(ln x + 1)
2/3
20. y =
1
3
ln(x + 1), y

=
1
3(x + 1)
21. log
10
ln x =
ln ln x
ln 10
, y

=
1
(ln 10)(xln x)
22. y =
1 + ln x/ ln 10
1 −ln x/ ln 10
=
ln 10 + ln x
ln 10 −ln x
, y

=
(ln 10 −ln x)/x + (ln 10 + ln x)/x
(ln 10 −ln x)
2
=
2 ln 10
x(ln 10 −ln x)
2
23. y =
3
2
ln x +
1
2
ln(1 +x
4
), y

=
3
2x
+
2x
3
(1 +x
4
)
24. y =
1
2
ln x + ln cos x −ln(1 +x
2
), y

=
1
2x

sin x
cos x

2x
1 +x
2
=
1 −3x
2
2x(1 +x
2
)
−tan x
25. y = x
2
+ 1 so y

= 2x.
26. y = ln
(1 +e
x
+e
2x
)
(1 −e
x
)(1 +e
x
+e
2x
)
= −ln(1 −e
x
),
dy
dx
=
e
x
1 −e
x
27. y

= 2e

x
+ 2xe

x
d
dx

x = 2e

x
+

xe

x
28. y

=
abe
−x
(1 +be
−x
)
2
29. y

=
2
π(1 + 4x
2
)
30. y = e
(sin
−1
x) ln 2
, y

=
ln 2

1 −x
2
2
sin
−1
x
31. ln y = e
x
ln x,
y

y
= e
x
_
1
x
+ ln x
_
,
dy
dx
= x
e
x
e
x
_
1
x
+ ln x
_
= e
x
_
x
e
x
−1
+x
e
x
ln x
_
32. ln y =
ln(1 +x)
x
,
y

y
=
x/(1 +x) −ln(1 +x)
x
2
=
1
x(1 +x)

ln(1 +x)
x
2
,
dy
dx
=
1
x
(1 +x)
(1/x)−1

(1 +x)
(1/x)
x
2
ln(1 +x)
33. y

=
2
|2x + 1|
_
(2x + 1)
2
−1
34. y

=
1
2

cos
−1
x
2
d
dx
cos
−1
x
2
= −
1

cos
−1
x
2
x

1 −x
4
35. ln y = 3 ln x −
1
2
ln(x
2
+ 1), y

/y =
3
x

x
x
2
+ 1
, y

=
3x
2

x
2
+ 1

x
4
(x
2
+ 1)
3/2
36. ln y =
1
3
(ln(x
2
−1)−ln(x
2
+1)),
y

y
=
1
3
_
2x
x
2
−1

2x
x
2
+ 1
_
=
4x
3(x
4
−1)
so y

=
4x
3(x
4
−1)
3
_
x
2
−1
x
2
+ 1
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Review Exercises, Chapter 3 141
37. (b)
y
x
2
4
6
1 2 3 4
(c)
dy
dx
=
1
2

1
x
so
dy
dx
< 0 at x = 1 and
dy
dx
> 0 at x = e
(d) The slope is a continuous function which goes from a negative value to a positive value;
therefore it must take the value zero between, by the Intermediate Value Theorem.
(e)
dy
dx
= 0 when x = 2
38. β = 10 log I −10 log I
0
,

dI
=
10
I ln 10
(a)

dI
_
I=10I0
=
1
I
0
ln 10
db/W/m
2
(b)

dI
_
I=100I0
=
1
10I
0
ln 10
db/W/m
2
(c)

dI
_
I=100I0
=
1
1000I
0
ln 10
db/W/m
2
39. Solve
dy
dt
= 3
dx
dt
given y = xln x. Then
dy
dt
=
dy
dx
dx
dt
= (1 + ln x)
dx
dt
, so 1 + ln x = 3, ln x = 2,
x = e
2
.
40. x = 2, y = 0; y

= −2x/(5 −x
2
) = −4 at x = 2, so y −0 = −4(x −2) or y = −4x + 8
41. Set y = log
b
x and solve y

= 1: y

=
1
xln b
= 1 so x =
1
ln b
. The curves
intersect when (x, x) lies on the graph of y = log
b
x, so x = log
b
x.
From Formula (8), Section 1.6, log
b
x =
ln x
ln b
from which ln x = 1,
x = e, ln b = 1/e, b = e
1/e
≈ 1.4447.
y
x
2
2
42. (a) Find the point of intersection: f(x) =

x +k = ln x. The
slopes are equal, so m
1
=
1
x
= m
2
=
1
2

x
,

x = 2, x = 4.
Then ln 4 =

4 +k, k = ln 4 −2.
y
x
2
2
(b) Since the slopes are equal m
1
=
k
2

x
= m
2
=
1
x
, so k

x = 2.
At the point of intersection k

x = ln x, 2 = ln x, x = e
2
,
k = 2/e.
y
x
0
2
5
43. Yes, g must be diﬀerentiable (where f

= 0); this can be inferred from the graphs. Note that if
f

= 0 at a point then g

cannot exist (inﬁnite slope).
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142 Chapter 3
44. (a) f

(x) = −3/(x + 1)
2
. If x = f(y) = 3/(y + 1) then y = f
−1
(x) = (3/x) −1, so
d
dx
f
−1
(x) = −
3
x
2
; and
1
f

(f
−1
(x))
= −
(f
−1
(x) + 1)
2
3
= −
(3/x)
2
3
= −
3
x
2
.
(b) f(x) = e
x/2
, f

(x) =
1
2
e
x/2
. If x = f(y) = e
y/2
then y = f
−1
(x) = 2 ln x, so
d
dx
f
−1
(x) =
2
x
;
and
1
f

(f
−1
(x))
= 2e
−f
−1
(x)/2
= 2e
−ln x
= 2x
−1
=
2
x
45. Let P(x
0
, y
0
) be a point on y = e
3x
then y
0
= e
3x0
. dy/dx = 3e
3x
so m
tan
= 3e
3x0
at P and an
equation of the tangent line at P is y − y
0
= 3e
3x0
(x − x
0
), y − e
3x0
= 3e
3x0
(x − x
0
). If the line
passes through the origin then (0, 0) must satisfy the equation so −e
3x0
= −3x
0
e
3x0
which gives
x
0
= 1/3 and thus y
0
= e. The point is (1/3, e).
46. ln y = ln 5000 + 1.07x;
dy/dx
y
= 1.07, or
dy
dx
= 1.07y
47. ln y = 2xln 3 + 7xln 5;
dy/dx
y
= 2 ln 3 + 7 ln 5, or
dy
dx
= (2 ln 3 + 7 ln 5)y
48.
dk
dT
= k
0
exp
_

q(T −T
0
)
2T
0
T
_
_

q
2T
2
_
= −
qk
0
2T
2
exp
_

q(T −T
0
)
2T
0
T
_
49. y

= ae
ax
sin bx +be
ax
cos bx and y

= (a
2
−b
2
)e
ax
sin bx + 2abe
ax
cos bx, so y

−2ay

+ (a
2
+b
2
)y
= (a
2
−b
2
)e
ax
sin bx + 2abe
ax
cos bx −2a(ae
ax
sin bx +be
ax
cos bx) + (a
2
+b
2
)e
ax
sin bx = 0.
50. sin(tan
−1
x) = x/

1 +x
2
and cos(tan
−1
x) = 1/

1 +x
2
, and y

=
1
1 +x
2
, y

=
−2x
(1 +x
2
)
2
, hence
y

+ 2 sin y cos
3
y =
−2x
(1 +x
2
)
2
+ 2
x

1 +x
2
1
(1 +x
2
)
3/2
= 0.
51. (a)
100
20
0 8
(b) as t tends to +∞, the population tends to 19
lim
t→+∞
P(t) = lim
t→+∞
95
5 −4e
−t/4
=
95
5 −4 lim
t→+∞
e
−t/4
=
95
5
= 19
(c) the rate of population growth tends to zero
0
–80
0 8
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Review Exercises, Chapter 3 143
52. (a) y = (1 +x)
π
, lim
h→0
(1 +h)
π
−1
h
=
d
dx
(1 +x)
π
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=0
= π(1 +x)
π−1
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=0
= π
(b) Let y =
1 −ln x
ln x
. Then y(e) = 0, and lim
x→e
1 −ln x
(x −e) ln x
=
dy
dx
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=e
= −
1/x
(ln x)
2
= −
1
e
53. In the case +∞ − (−∞) the limit is +∞; in the case −∞ − (+∞) the limit is −∞, because
large positive (negative) quantities are added to large positive (negative) quantities. The cases
+∞− (+∞) and −∞− (−∞) are indeterminate; large numbers of opposite sign are subtracted,
54. (a) when the limit takes the form 0/0 or ∞/∞
(b) Not necessarily; only if lim
x→a
f(x) = 0. Consider g(x) = x; lim
x→0
g(x) = 0. For f(x) choose
cos x, x
2
, and |x|
1/2
. Then: lim
x→0
cos x
x
does not exist, lim
x→0
x
2
x
= 0, and lim
x→0
|x|
1/2
x
2
= +∞.
55. lim
x→+∞
(e
x
−x
2
) = lim
x→+∞
x
2
(e
x
/x
2
−1), but lim
x→+∞
e
x
x
2
= lim
x→+∞
e
x
2x
= lim
x→+∞
e
x
2
= +∞
so lim
x→+∞
(e
x
/x
2
−1) = +∞ and thus lim
x→+∞
x
2
(e
x
/x
2
−1) = +∞
56. lim
x→1
ln x
x
4
−1
= lim
x→1
1/x
4x
3
=
1
4
; lim
x→1
_
ln x
x
4
−1
=
_
lim
x→1
ln x
x
4
−1
=
1
2
57. lim
x→0
x
2
e
x
sin
2
3x
=
_
lim
x→0
3x
sin 3x
_
2
e
x
9
=
1
9
58. lim
x→0
a
x
ln a = ln a
59. A = πr
2
and
dr
dt
= −5, so
dA
dt
=
dA
dr
dr
dt
= 2πr(−5) = −500π, so the area is shrinking at a rate of
500π m
2
/min.
60. Find

dt
¸
¸
¸
¸
x=1
y=1
given
dz
dt
= a and
dy
dt
= −b. From the ﬁgure sin θ = y/z;
when x = y = 1, z =

2. So θ = sin
−1
(y/z) and

dt
=
1
_
1 −y
2
/z
2
_
1
z
dy
dt

y
z
2
dz
dt
_
= −b −
a

2
when x = y = 1.
y
x
z
θ
61. (a) ∆x = 1.5 −2 = −0.5; dy =
−1
(x −1)
2
∆x =
−1
(2 −1)
2
(−0.5) = 0.5; and
∆y =
1
(1.5 −1)

1
(2 −1)
= 2 −1 = 1.
(b) ∆x = 0 −(−π/4) = π/4; dy =
_
sec
2
(−π/4)
_
(π/4) = π/2; and ∆y = tan 0 −tan(−π/4) = 1.
(c) ∆x = 3 −0 = 3; dy =
−x

25 −x
2
=
−0
_
25 −(0)
2
(3) = 0; and
∆y =

25 −3
2

25 −0
2
= 4 −5 = −1.
62. cot 46

= cot
46π
180
; let x
0
=
π
4
and x =
46π
180
. Then
cot 46

= cot x ≈ cot
π
4

_
csc
2
π
4
__
x −
π
4
_
= 1 −2
_
46π
180

π
4
_
= 0.9651;
with a calculator, cot 46

= 0.9657.
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144 Chapter 3
63. (a) h = 115 tan φ, dh = 115 sec
2
φdφ; with φ = 51

=
51
180
dφ = ±0.5

= ±0.5
_
π
180
_
radians, h ± dh = 115(1.2349) ± 2.5340 = 142.0135 ± 2.5340, so
the height lies between 139.48 m and 144.55 m.
(b) If |dh| ≤ 5 then |dφ| ≤
5
115
cos
2
51
180
π ≈ 0.017 radian, or ldφ| ≤ 0.98

.
MAKING CONNECTIONS, CHAPTER 3
1. (a) If t > 0 then A(−t) is the amount K there was t time-units ago in order that there be 1 unit
now, i.e. K · A(t) = 1, so K =
1
A(t)
. But, as said above, K = A(−t). So A(−t) =
1
A(t)
.
(b) (i) If s and t are positive, then the amount 1 becomes A(s) after s seconds, and that in turn
is A(s)A(t) after another t seconds, i.e. 1 becomes A(s)A(t) after s + t seconds. But this
amount is also A(s +t), so A(s)A(t) = A(s +t).
(ii) If 0 ≤ −s ≤ t then A(−s)A(s +t) = A(t). From Part (i) we get A(s +t) = A(s)A(t).
(iii) If 0 ≤ t ≤ −s then A(s +t) =
1
A(−s −t)
=
1
A(−s)A(−t)
= A(s)A(t)
by Parts (i) and (ii).
(iv) If s and t are both negative then by Part (i),
A(s +t) =
1
A(−s −t)
=
1
A(−s)A(−t)
= A(s)A(t).
(c) If n > 0 then A
_
1
n
_
A
_
1
n
_
. . . A
_
1
n
_
= A
_
n
1
n
_
= A(1), so A
_
1
n
_
= A(1)
1/n
= b
1/n
from Part (b). If n < 0 then by Part (a), A
_
1
n
_
=
1
A
_

1
n
_ =
1
A(1)
−1/n
= A(1)
1/n
= b
1/n
(d) Let m, n be integers. Assume n = 0 and m > 0. Then A
_
m
n
_
= A
_
1
n
_
m
= A(1)
m/n
= b
m/n
(e) If f, g are continuous functions of t and f and g are equal on the rational numbers
_
m
n
: n = 0
_
,
then f(t) = g(t) for all t. Because if x is irrational, then let t
n
be a sequence of rational num-
bers which converges to x. Then for all n > 0, f(t
n
) = g(t
n
) and thus f(x) = lim
n→+∞
f(t
n
) =
lim
n→+∞
g(t
n
) = g(x)
2. (a) From Figure 1.3.4 it is evident that (1 + h)
1/h
< e < (1 − h)
−1/h
provided h > 0, and
(1 −h)
−1/h
< e < (1 +h)
1/h
for h < 0.
(b) Suppose h > 0. Then (1 + h)
1/h
< e < (1 − h)
−1/h
. Raise to the power h: 1 + h < e
h
<
1/(1 − h); h < e
h
− 1 < h/(1 − h); 1 <
e
h
−1
h
< 1/(1 − h); use The Squeezing Theorem as
h →0
+
.
Use a similar argument in the case h < 0.
(c) The quotient
e
h
−1
h
is the slope of the secant line through (0, 1) and (h, e
h
), and this secant
line converges to the tangent line as h →0.
(d)
d
dx
e
x
= lim
h→0
e
x+h
−e
x
h
= e
x
lim
h→0
e
h
−1
h
= e
x
from Part (b).

Exercise Set 3.1

103

12.

dy (1 + sec y)[3xy 2 (dy/dx) + y 3 ] − xy 3 (sec y tan y)(dy/dx) = 4y 3 , 2 (1 + sec y) dx dy 2 multiply through by (1 + sec y) and solve for to get dx y(1 + sec y) dy = dx 4y(1 + sec y)2 − 3x(1 + sec y) + xy sec y tan y dy dy 2x = 0, = , 4−6 dx dx 3y
dy dx 2

13. 4x − 6y

dy dx

2

− 6y

d2 y = 0, dx2

3 d2 y =− dx2 14.

−2 =

3y

8 2(3y 2 − 2x2 ) =− 3 3 9y 9y

dy y 2 (2x) − x2 (2ydy/dx) 2xy 2 − 2x2 y(−x2 /y 2 ) 2x(y 3 + x3 ) x2 d2 y =− =− =− , = − 2, 2 4 4 dx y dx y y y5 d2 y 2x but x3 + y 3 = 1 so =− 5 dx2 y dy y d2 y x(dy/dx) − y(1) x(−y/x) − y 2y =− , =− =− = 2 dx x dx2 x2 x2 x dy dy y dy d2 y dy + 2y = 0, =− ,2 +x 2 +2 dx dx dx x + 2y dx dx dy dx
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15.

16. y + x

+ 2y

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17.

dy d2 y sin y dy = (1 + cos y)−1 , = = −(1 + cos y)−2 (− sin y) dx dx2 dx (1 + cos y)3 dy cos y = , dx 1 + x sin y (1 + x sin y)(− sin y)(dy/dx) − (cos y)[(x cos y)(dy/dx) + sin y] d2 y = dx2 (1 + x sin y)2 =− 2 sin y cos y + (x cos y)(2 sin2 y + cos2 y) , (1 + x sin y)3

18.

but x cos y = y, 2 sin y cos y = sin 2y, and sin2 y + cos2 y = 1 so sin 2y + y(sin2 y + 1) d2 y =− 2 dx (1 + x sin y)3 √ √ dy x dy 19. By implicit diﬀerentiation, 2x + 2y(dy/dx) = 0, = − ; at (1/2, 3/2), = − 3/3; at dx y dx √ √ √ dy dy −x (1/2, − 3/2), = + 3/3. Directly, at the upper point y = 1 − x2 , = √ = dx dx 1 − x2 √ √ √ 1/2 dy x − = −1/ 3 and at the lower point y = − 1 − x2 , =√ = +1/ 3. dx 1 − x2 3/4 √ √ 20. If y 2 − x + 1 = 0, then y = x − 1 goes through the point (10, 3) so dy/dx = 1/(2 x − √ By 1). implicit diﬀerentiation dy/dx = 1/(2y). In both cases, dy/dx|(10,3) = 1/6. Similarly y = − x − 1 √ goes through (10, −3) so dy/dx = −1/(2 x − 1) = −1/6 which yields dy/dx = 1/(2y) = −1/6. √ 21. false; x = y 2 deﬁnes two functions y = ± x. See Deﬁnition 3.1.1. 22. true

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23. false; the equation is equivalent to x2 = y 2 which is satisﬁed by y = |x|. 24. true 25. 4x3 + 4y 3 dy 1 dy x3 = 0, so = − 3 = − 3/4 ≈ −0.1312. dx dx y 15

26. 3y 2

dy dy dy dy y+1 + x2 + 2xy + 2x − 6y = 0, so = −2x 2 = 0 at x = 0 dx dx dx dx 3y + x2 − 6y

27. 4(x2 + y 2 ) 2x + 2y

dy dy = 25 2x − 2y , dx dx x[25 − 4(x2 + y 2 )] dy dy = ; at (3, 1) = −9/13 dx y[25 + 4(x2 + y 2 )] dx 2 3 x−1/3 + y −1/3 dy dx = 0, √ √ dy y 1/3 = − 1/3 = 3 at (−1, 3 3) dx x

28.

29. 2x + x

dy dy dy + y + 2y = 0. Substitute y = −2x to obtain −3x = 0. Since x = ±1 at the dx dx dx dy indicated points, = 0 there. dx

30. (a) The equation and the point (1, 1) are both symmetric in x and y (if you interchange the two variables you get the same equation and the same point). Therefore the outcome ”horizontal tangent at (1, 1) could be replaced by ”vertical tangent at (1, 1)”, and these cannot both be the case. dy 2x − y (b) Implicit diﬀerentiation yields = , which is zero only if y = 2x; coupled with the dx x − 2y √ √ 2 2 2 equation x √ xy + y = 1 we obtain x − 2x2 + 4x2 = 1, or 3x2 = 1, x = ( 3/3, 2 3/3) and − √ (− 3/3, −2 3/3) 31. (a)
2
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4

(b) Implicit diﬀerentiation of the curve yields (4y 3 + 2y)

dy dy = 2x − 1 so =0 dx dx 4 2 only if x = 1/2 but y + y ≥ 0 so x = 1/2 is impossible.. −1 ± (2y 2 + 1)2 = 1 + y 2 , −y 2 , 2

(c) x2 − x − (y 4 + y 2 ) = 0, so by the Quadratic Formula, x = and we have the two parabolas x = −y 2 , x = 1 + y 2 . 32. By implicit diﬀerentiation, 2y(2y 2 + 1)

dy dx 2y(2y 2 + 1) = 2x − 1, = = 0 only if 2y(2y 2 + 1) = 0, dx dy 2x − 1 which can only hold if y = 0. From y 4 + y 2 = x(x − 1), if y = 0 then x = 0 or 1, and so (0, 0) and (1, 0) are the two points where the tangent is vertical.

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33. Solve the simultaneous equations y = x, x2 −xy+y 2 = 4 to get x2 −x2 +x2 = 4, x = ±2, y = x = ±2, so the points of intersection are (2, 2) and (−2, −2). dy y − 2x dy dy By implicit diﬀerentiation, = . When x = y = 2, = −1; when x = y = −2, = −1; dx 2y − x dx dx the slopes are equal. 34. Suppose a2 − 2ab + b2 = 4. Then (−a)2 − 2(−a)(−b) + (−b)2 = a2 − 2ab + b2 = 4 so if P (a, b) lies on C then so does Q(−a, −b). dy y − 2x dy b − 2a By implicit diﬀerentiation (see Exercise 33), = . When x = a, y = b then = , dx 2y − x dx 2b − a dy b − 2a and when x = −a, y = −b, then = , so the slopes at P and Q are equal. dx 2b − a 35. The point (1,1) is on the graph, so 1 + a = b. The slope of the tangent line at (1,1) is −4/3; use dy 2xy 2 4 implicit diﬀerentiation to get =− 2 so at (1,1), − = − , 1 + 2a = 3/2, a = 1/4 dx x + 2ay 1 + 2a 3 and hence b = 1 + 1/4 = 5/4. 36. The slope of the line x + 2y − 2 = 0 is m1 = −1/2, so the line perpendicular has slope m = 2 (negative reciprocal). The slope of the curve y 3 = 2x2 can be obtained by implicit diﬀerentiation: dy dy 4x dy 4x = 4x, = 2 . Set = 2; 2 = 2, x = (3/2)y 2 . Use this in the equation of the curve: 3y 2 dx dx 3y dx 3y 2 3 2 2 y 3 = 2x2 = 2((3/2)y 2 )2 = (9/2)y 4 , y = 2/9, x = . = 2 9 27 37. We shall ﬁnd when the curves intersect and check that the slopes are negative reciprocals. For the intersection solve the simultaneous equations x2 + (y − c)2 = c2 and (x − k)2 + y 2 = k 2 to obtain y−c x−k 1 =− . cy = kx = (x2 + y 2 ). Thus x2 + y 2 = cy + kx, or y 2 − cy = −x2 + kx, and 2 x y dy x dy x−k Diﬀerentiating the two families yields (black) =− , and (gray) =− . But it was dx y−c dx y proven that these quantities are negative reciprocals of each other. dy dy 38. Diﬀerentiating, we get the equations (black) x + y = 0 and (gray) 2x − 2y = 0. The ﬁrst dx dx x y says the (black) slope is = − and the second says the (gray) slope is , and these are negative x y reciprocals of each other. 39. (a)
y

2
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2

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(b) x ≈ 0.84 (c) Use implicit diﬀerentiation to get dy/dx = (2y −3x2 )/(3y 2 −2x), so dy/dx = 0 if y = (3/2)x2 . Substitute this into x3 − 2xy + y 3 = 0 to obtain 27x6 − 16x3 = 0, x3 = 16/27, x = 24/3 /3 and hence y = 25/3 /3.

But 2x2 − 4x0 + y0 + 1 = 0 because (x0 . 4. so dy/dx = −1 if 2y −3x2 = −3y 2 + 2x. From dy/dx = −1 it follows that 2(y − x) + 3(y − x)(y + x) = 0. 1 2x (2x) = 2 x2 − 1 x −1 3x2 − 14x x3 − 7x2 − 3 6. so that (1. Substitute that into x3 + y 3 = 2xy to obtain x3 − x3 = −2x2 . To prove that there is no other solution.2 1. Implicit diﬀerentiation of the equation of the curve yields rxr−1 + ry r−1 dx dy dy this becomes r + r = 0. At P the slope of the curve must equal the slope of the line so 2 2 (2 − 2x0 )/y0 = y0 /x0 . Let P (x0 . 1) 41. But y = x. dy = 0. so x + y = −2/3. 2 x 5. y0 ) be a point where a line through the origin is tangent to the curve 2x2 − 4x + y 2 + 1 = 0. suppose y = x.106 Chapter 3 y 40. But at x = y = 0 the derivative is not deﬁned. dx dx 42. x0 = 1/2 which when √ 2 2 substituted into y0 = 2x0 (1 − x0 ) yields y0 = 1/2. 1 1 (5) = 5x x 1 1 1 = x/3 3 x 1 1+x 1 √ 2+ x 1 √ 1 √ = √ 2 x(2 + x) 2. y0 ) is on the 0 2 curve. so y = −x. x = 0. The slopes of the lines are so √ √ √ (± 2/2)/(1/2) = ± 2 and their equations are y = 2x and y = − 2x. (a) 2 x –3 –1 –1 2 –3 (b) Evidently the tangent line at the point x = 1. For these values dy/dx = −1. At the point (1. y = 1 has slope −1. this together with x3 + y 3 = 2 ∗ x ∗ y yields x = y = 1. (c) Use implicit diﬀerentiation to get dy/dx = (2y −3x2 )/(3y 2 −2x). and elimination of y0 in the latter two equations gives 2x0 = 4x0 − 1. or (x + y)2 = 0. 3. . = −1. One solution is y = x. so replacing x + y with −2/3 we get x2 + 2xy + y 2 = 0. 1) is a solution. Implicit diﬀerentiation applied to the equation of the curve gives dy/dx = (2 − 2x)/y. Then x3 + y 3 = (x + y)(x2 − xy + y 2 ) = 2xy. 2(y − x) + 3(y − x)(y + x) = 0. EXERCISE SET 3. or y0 = 2x0 (1 − x0 ). √ y0 = ± 2/2.

9. 10. d 1 1 ln x = dx 2 2x 1 = 1 + ln x x + (3x2 ) ln x = x2 (1 + 3 ln x) −2x2 (ln 2)(3 − 2x) 2 13. x3 1 x 15. 21. 2x(1 + log x) − x/(ln 10) (1 + log x)2 1 ln x 1 x = 1 x ln x 19. 1 (ln x)−1/2 2 12.2 107 7. 1/[x(ln 10)(1 + log x)2 ] 1 1 1 ln(ln(x)) ln x x 1 (− sin x) = − tan x cos x 17. 1 23. 1 sin(2 ln x) sin(ln x2 ) = = x x x 1 cot x 2 (2 sin x cos x) = 2 ln 10 ln 10 sin x 1 d 1 −2 sin x cos x 2 tan x ln cos2 x = =− ln 10 dx ln 10 cos2 x ln 10 d 3 8x 11x2 − 8x + 3 3 ln(x − 1) + 4 ln(x2 + 1) = + 2 = dx x−1 x +1 (x − 1)(x2 + 1) 26.Exercise Set 3. 1 − x2 d d 2x 1 = ln x − ln(1 + x2 ) = − 2 dx dx x 1+x x(1 + x2 ) d 1 −1 1 (ln |1 + x| − ln |1 − x|) = − = dx 1+x 1−x 1 − x2 d d 2 (2 ln x) = 2 ln x = dx dx x 2 8. ln x + x 14. 3 (ln x) 1 x 1 x = 1 √ 2x ln x 11. 27. 2 sin(ln x) cos(ln x) 25. − sin(ln x) x 24. 2x log2 (3 − 2x) + 16. . 20. 1 (sec2 x) = sec x csc x tan x 22. log2 (x2 − 2x) 3 + 3x log2 (x2 − 2x) 2x − 2 (x2 − 2x) ln 2 18.

= 5 dx 5 5 37. ln |y| = 1 dy 1 [ln |x − 1| − ln |x + 1|]. 30. true dx dx 34. false. e. d 1 2x3 [2 ln cos x + ln(1 + x4 )] = −2 tan x + dx 2 1 + x4 d 1 3x ln cos x − ln f (4 − 3x2 ) = − tan x + dx 2 4 − 3x2 d dx 1 [ln(x − 1) − ln(x + 1)] 2 1 2 1 1 − x−1 x+1 29. ln |y| = 1 1 ln |x2 − 8| + ln |x3 + 1| − ln |x6 − 7x + 5| 3 2 √ dy 2x (x2 − 8)1/3 x3 + 1 3x2 6x5 − 7 = + − 6 dx x6 − 7x + 5 3(x2 − 8) 2(x3 + 1) x − 7x + 5 1 ln |x| 2 38. ln |y| = ln | sin x| + ln | cos x| + 3 ln | tan x| − sin x cos x tan3 x 1 dy 3 sec2 x √ = − cot x − tan x + dx tan x 2x x ln e 1 d 1 = . ln |y| = ln |x| + 36. f (x0 ) = . y = ex − 1 + x0 e 41. so log(ln x) e = − =− ln(ln x) ln(ln x) dx (ln(ln x))2 x ln x x(ln x)(ln(ln x))2 1 1 = e.108 Chapter 3 28. [logx 2] = − ln x dx x(ln x)2 39.g. = x 1 + x2 + 3 dx x 3(1 + x2 ) x−1 1 1 − x+1 x−1 x+1 35. y − e−1 = e(x − x0 ) = ex − 1. f (x) = 33. hence ln a ln(1/x) ln x 1 d log(1/x) e = dx x(ln x)2 ln e 1 d 1 1 1 (b) log(ln x) e = = . b > 0 it follows that log(1/x) e = =− . [logx e] = − ln x ln x dx x(ln x)2 ln 2 d ln 2 . true 32. (a) logx e = (b) logx 2 = 40. (a) From loga b = ln b ln e 1 for a. if x > 0 then √ x d d ln |x| = 1/x. 2 d 1 (ln x)2 = 2 ln x = dx x x 1 dy 1 2x 3 ln |1 + x2 |. = 31. false. if x < 0 then ln |x| = 1/x.

so = y = e−y . by Exercise 45 Part (b). y = uv + vu . Let y(x) = u(x)v(x). so the area is w. y = ln(a) = 0 dx x+a 51. m = 1 and the equation of the tangent line is y = x. ln y = ln u + ln v. f (x) y − 1 = − 1 (x + e). ln y = ln u − ln v. If x = 0 then y = ln e = 1. then dy 1 1 dy = . so area = w/2. . y0 ). in the x-z plane. y − ln 2 = − (x + 2). |P Q| = w. Then m = and y0 = mx0 + b = ln x0 . e e (b) Let y = mx + b be a line tangent to the curve at (x0 . so = ey . and. dx a−x a−x dx If x = 0 then y = − ln(a) = −2 provided a = e2 . given by |P Q||QR|/2 is required. so y = − ln(2 − x). so let a = 1. the vertical dimension gets doubled. at the point of tangency. Since y = 2 ln x. y0 = log 10 = 1. y 1 Q R –2 P (w. |QR| = 1. The area of the triangle P QR. b = ln x0 − 1. and dy 1 dy 1 = . (a) Let the equation of the tangent line be y = mx and suppose that it meets the curve at 1 1 1 ln x0 = (x0 . y = log x = ln x 1 1 . f (x0 ) = f (−e) = 1. Then b is the y-intercept and the 1 slope of the tangent line is m = . 47. then dy 1 1 dy = . y − 1 = (x − 10) ln 10 x ln 10 10 ln 10 = −1. Let y = − ln(a − x). But ey = x + e. mx0 + b = ln x0 or x0 1 x0 + b = ln x0 . So m = = and x x=x0 x0 x0 x0 1 ln x0 = 1. But ey = . The logarithm of a product (quotient) is the sum (diﬀerence) of the logarithms. so y = − ln(e2 − x). 52. Let y = u/v. Moreover. dx a−x a−x dx If x = 0 then y = − ln(a) = − ln 2 provided a = 2. Let y = − ln(a − x). then y = ln(x + 1). x0 = e. so = ey . since y = 2z. 49. But ey = . In the x-y plane. dy 1 = = e−y . dx x+e dx e 50. let y = 2z.2 109 42. y = − x + ln 2 − 1 2 2 45. y /y = u /u + v /v. .Exercise Set 3. Let y = ln(x + a). ln w) w 2 x 48. y /y = u /u − v /v. and when x = 0. x0 46. y = u /v − uv /v 2 = (u v − uv )/v 2 . Following Exercise 49 we get if a = 1. y = − 1 x e e 1 1 44. w/2.y = . then z = ln x and we apply the result of Exercise 45 to ﬁnd that the area is. y0 ). e x=−e 43. as required.

whereas x is constant Theorem 0.5. f (1) = 2. x √ 2 f (x) − f (0) = x √ (1 + h) f (1 + h) − f (1) = lim (b) Let f (x) = x . (a) f (x) = 5x4 + 3x2 + 1 ≥ 1 so f is one-to-one on −∞ < x < +∞. (a) Set f (x) = ln(1 + 3x). But f (0) = lim = lim x→0 x→0 1 − 5x x x ln(e2 + ∆x) − 2 d = (ln x) ∆x→0 ∆x dx = x=e2 54. (a) Let f (x) = ln(cos x). and f (0) = − tan 0 = 0. then f (1) = 1. f (0) = −5. Then f (x) = 3 . f (x) ≥ 2e−1 = 2/e. d −1 1 1 1 (b) f (1) = 3 so 1 = f −1 (3). (a) f (x) = ln x. f (e2 ) = lim 1 x = e−2 x=e2 (b) f (w) = ln w. so f is increasing and one-to-one d 1 1 1 (b) f (0) = 2 so 0 = f −1 (2). d logb (x + h) − logb (x) [logb x] = lim h→0 dx h = lim h→0 2 −1 . f (x) ≥ 3x2 ≥ 3. f (x) = . (f −1 ) (3) = = dx f (f −1 (x)) f (1) 9 2. f −1 (x) = .2. (f −1 ) (2) = = dx f (f −1 (x)) f (0) 2 . so f (1) = lim h→0 h→0 h h √ √ √ f (x) = 2x 2−1 .5. and for |x| > 1. then f (0) = ln(cos 0) = ln 1 = 0. and 1 logb h x+h x Theorem 0. But 1 + 3x f (x) − f (0) ln(1 + 3x) f (0) = lim = lim x→0 x→0 x x −5 f (x) − f (0) ln(1 − 5x) (b) f (x) = ln(1−5x).(c) Theorem 1. so f (0) = lim x→0 x→0 lim ln(cos x) . f (x) = .110 Chapter 3 53. for −1 < x < 1. f (0) = 3.3 1.2(b) = lim = lim = = = = 1 h logb 1 + h→0 h x Let v = h/x and note that v → 0 as h → 0 h and v are variable. f (1) = lim h→0 ln(1 + h) − ln 1 ln(1 + h) 1 = lim = h→0 h h w =1 w=1 55.5.5 Formula 7 of Section 1.3 1 logb (1 + v) v→0 vx 1 1 lim logb (1 + v) x v→0 v 1 lim log (1 + v)1/v x v→0 b 1 logb lim (1 + v)1/v v→0 x 1 logb e x EXERCISE SET 3. (a) f (x) = 3x2 + 2ex . 56.

so directly. (b) f (x) = 5x4 + 24x2 + 2 ≥ 2 > 0. f −1 (x) = d −1 2 2 − 3. and using some guesswork). so f is one-to-one 1 (c) f (x) = . so f is one-to-one (c) f (x) = 2 + cos x ≥ 1 > 0 for all x. so f is not one-to-one. Using Formula (2). so f is one-to-one for all x. logb x = . so f is one-to-one. so f (x1 ) = f (x2 ) if −1 < x1 < x2 then f > 0 on [x1 . x2 ]. y = f −1 (x). 7. (x + 3)2 f (f −1 (x)) d −1 f (x) = −(1/2) dx 2 x 2 =− 2 x2 4. so = −(1/2)(f −1 (x) + 3)2 . dx dy 1 = 10y 4 + 3y 2 . x2 ]. +∞) d 1 (d) Note that f (x) is only deﬁned for x > 0. 2 dx 2 2x + 1 d −1 ex 2f −1 (x) + 1 f (x) = = dx 2 2 5. check: 1 = 15y 2 dy 1 dx = 15y 2 + 1. 0. = dx dx 5 − 2 cos 2y . y = f −1 (x). x = f (y) = 1/y 2 . f (x) = . f < 0 on (−∞. +∞). f is positive for all x. dx dy 1 = 5 − 2 cos 2y. y = f −1 (x). = dx dx dx 15y 2 + 1 dx dy = −2y −3 . so f is one-to-one x (d) f (x) = −(ln 2) 1 < 0 because ln 2 > 0. check: 1 = −2y −3 dy dy .3 111 3.Exercise Set 3. −4) and f > 0 on (−4. x dx x −2 1 f (x) = . = . f (x) = . y = f −1 (x). by not √ observation (of the graph. which is always negative dx x ln b (0 < b < 1). (a) f (x) = 2x + 8. (a) f (x) = 3x2 + 6x = x(3x + 6) changes sign at x = −2. = −y 3 /2 dx dx 9. f −1 (x) = ex − 1 d −1 ex 2 . dy dx 10y 4 + 3y 2 dy dy 1 dy + 3y 2 . = check: 1 = 10y 4 dx dx dx 10y 4 + 3y 2 10. f (−1 + 3) = −6 = f (−1 − 3). x = f (y) = 5y 3 + y − 7. = . Next. 2+1 dy dx 15y dy dy dy 1 + . = −y 3 /2. f (x) is positive for all x. = . −1) and f (x) < 1 on (−1. 2 6. f (1) = 10 = f (−9). and using Formula (2). dy dx 5 − 2 cos 2y dy dy 1 check: 1 = (5 − 2 cos 2y) . not enough information. f is one-to-one because: (x + 1)2 if x1 < x2 < −1 then f > 0 on [x1 . so not one-to-one (b) f (x) = 10x4 + 3x2 + 3 ≥ 3 > 0. x = f (y) = 2y 5 + y 3 + 1. so directly f (x) = − 2 . so f (x1 ) = f (x2 ) if x1 < −1 < x2 then f (x1 ) > 1 > f (x2 ) since f (x) > 1 on (−∞. By inspection. so √ enough information. x = f (y) = 5y − sin 2y. dy dx 8.

ln y = x ln 2. Finally. A) and (b. b) be given. If x < y then f (x) ≤ f (y) and g(x) ≤ g(y). 1] let f (x) = x − 2. Moreover. we have a = b. If f (x) = x + 1. Consider the associated points (B. Let Q be its reﬂection across the line y = x. which is the reciprocal of m.g. yet to be determined. The line P Q1 has slope (b − a)/(a − b) = −1 which is the negative reciprocal of m = 1 and so the two lines are perpendicular. since the midpoints of P and Q1 and of P and Q both lie on y = x.112 Chapter 3 11. Then m = (B − b)/(A − a). f (x) = g(x) = x. if f and g are one-to-one and if f (g(x)) = f (g(y)) then. 25. not an increasing function. g(x) = 1/(x + 1) then f and g are one-to-one but f g is not. thus f (x) + g(x) ≤ f (y) + g(y). d) be the reﬂection of P through y = x. yet f (x)g(x) = x2 . ex cos(ex ) 21. 7e7x 16. e. since both pass through P they are the same line. Let P (a. y = y ln 2 = 2x ln 2 y . because f is one-to-one. Then c = (a + b)/2 and d = (b + a)/2 so c = d and the midpoint is on y = x. B) be points on a line with slope m. g(x) = 2 − x. (a) Since P does not lie on y = x. A) has slope −1 and is thus perpendicular to the line y = x. a). i.e. 1 [− sin(ex )]ex = −ex tan(ex ) cos(ex ) 27. 15. Let (a. y = 2x . x3 ex + 3x2 ex = x2 ex (x + 3) 18. Moreover. so f (g(x)) ≤ f (g(y)). g(x) = g(y). 12. they are the same point. then f and g are one-to-one but f + g is not. −10xe−5x 1 1/x e x2 2 17. the line through (A. d) be the midpoint of the segment P Q1 . g(x) ≤ g(y). B) and (B. b) and (A. not on the line y = x. f (x) = 2x ln 2. so f (g(x)) is one-to-one. By deﬁnition this means P and Q lie on a line perpendicular to the line y = x and the midpoint of P and Q lies on y = x. − 19. (ln x)ex − ex (1/x) dy ex (x ln x − 1) = = dx (ln x)2 x(ln x)2 15 2 x (1 + 5x3 )−1/2 exp( 2 1 + 5x3 ) 23. x = y. (x − 1)e−x x−1 = x −x 1 − xe e −x 26. 14. (1 − 3e3x )e(x−e 3x ) 24. (b) Let (c. Let Q1 have coordinates (b. a). (d) Since the line through P and Q1 is perpendicular to the line y = x it is parallel to the line through P and Q. A) and (b. and since g is one-to-one. The line through these two points has slope (A − a)/(B − b). 1 y = ln 2. 13. (ex + e−x )(ex + e−x ) − (ex − e−x )(ex − e−x ) dy = dx (ex + e−x )2 = (e2x + 2 + e−2x ) − (e2x − 2 + e−2x ) = 4/(ex + e−x )2 (ex + e−x )2 20. Finally. (c) Let Q(c. both increasing for all x. (x sec2 x + tan x)ex tan x 22. On [0. Note that f (x)g(x) need not be increasing. a) deﬁne the line with slope 1/m. P = Q1 since they have diﬀerent abscissas. and consequently Q = Q1 . Thus (B.

y dx x +3 x 2x 1 dy = (x2 + 3)ln x 2 ln x + ln(x2 + 3) dx x +3 x dy/dx 1/x = (1/x)(ln(ln x)) + (ln x) = (1/x)(1 + ln(ln x)) y ln x 35. sin x < 0 38. ln y = −x ln 3. ln y = (tan x) ln(ln x). √ . 1 1 − 1/x2 x+1 2 2 =√ 3 1 − 9x2 1 4 − (x + 1)2 1 √ |x| x2 − 1 sin x sin x = = | sin x| 1 − cos2 x 1. y = 3−x . y = 1 + ln x. ln y = (ln x) ln(x3 − 2x). y = xx (1 + ln x) y 37. = xsin x + (cos x) ln x y dx x dx x 1 dy 1 = tan x + (sec2 x) ln(ln x). ln y = (sin x) ln x. dy/dx = 1 (ln x)ln x (1 + ln ln x) x 36. y = π sin x (ln π) cos x y 30. y = −y ln 3 = −3−x ln 3 y 1 y = (ln π) cos x. sin x > 0 −1. 1 y = (ln π)(x sec2 x + tan x) y y = π x tan x (ln π)(x sec2 x + tan x) 31. (a) because xx is not of the form ax where a is constant 1 (b) y = xx . y = π sin x . f (x) = π sin x (ln π) cos x. y = π x tan x . − =− (−1/x2 ) = − 40. ln y = (ln x)(ln(ln x)).Exercise Set 3. 1 dy 2x 1 = 2 ln x + ln(x2 + 3). 33. 1 y = − ln 3. ln y = (sin x) ln π. ln y = (ln x) ln(x2 + 3). 3 1− (3x)2 1/2 1− 39. 1 dy 3x2 − 2 1 ln x + ln(x3 − 2x). f (x) = π x tan x (ln π)(x sec2 x + tan x).3 113 28. y dx x ln x 32. f (x) = −3−x ln 3. = 3 y dx x − 2x x dy 3x2 − 2 1 = (x3 − 2x)ln x 3 ln x + ln(x3 − 2x) dx x − 2x x 1 dy sin x dy sin x = + (cos x) ln x. ln y = x ln x. 29. dy tan x = (ln x)tan x + (sec2 x) ln(ln x) dx x ln x 34. ln y = (x tan x) ln π.

0 √ 50. false. d d 1 1 1 1 cot−1 x = tan−1 = − 2 =− 2 . y = (tan−1 x)−1 . false.4. by the chain rule it follows that d d 1 1 [csc−1 x] = sin−1 = − 2 dx dx x x d 1 du [cot−1 u] = − 2 . dx u + 1 dx 1 1− (1/x)2 = −1 √ |x| x2 − 1 58. 0 48. −1/ e2x − 1 51. from Exercise 48(a) of Section 0. dy/dx = − csc2 x 44. true. (cos−1 47. (a) By the chain rule. d du d −1 du √ [csc−1 u] = [csc−1 u] = 2 − 1 dx dx dx du |u| u . For x = 0. dy/dx = −(tan−1 x)−2 ex √ + ex sec−1 x |x| x2 − 1 1 1 + x2 46. y = 1/ tan x = cot x. − 1 √ x) 1 − x2 45. x→0 x + 1 f (f −1 (x)) (b) If x = 0 then. dx x +1 (c) For −∞ < u < +∞. true. dx dx x x 1 + (1/x)2 x +1 1 d thus for −∞ < x < +∞. −∞ < x < +∞. examine the cases x > 0 and x < 0 separately 56. (a) Let x = f (y) = cot y. dy/dx = 1/x is rational. (b) By the chain rule. y = Aex also satisﬁes 54. 43. − 1 1+x 1 −1/2 x 2 =− 1 √ 2(1 + x) x dy =y dx 1 52.114 Chapter 3 41. 3x2 (sin−1 x)2 √ + 2x(sin−1 x)3 1 − x2 49. Then f is diﬀerentiable and one-to-one and f (f −1 (x)) = − csc2 (cot−1 x) = −x2 − 1 = 0. d d sin−1 x + cos−1 x = 0 dx dx 57. [cot−1 x] = − 2 . Part (a) shows the same. − √ −1 2 cot x(1 + x2 ) 53. and d [cot−1 x] dx = lim x=0 x→0 1 1 = − lim 2 = −1. 3x2 3x2 = 3 )2 1 + (x 1 + x6 5x4 |x5 | (x5 )2 −1 = 5 √ |x| x10 − 1 42. but y = ln x is not 55. 0 < y < π.

(a) f (x) = 4x3 + 3x2 = (4x + 3)x2 = 0 only at x = 0.3 115 (c) From Section 0. x2 (b) By inspection. f (x) = 0 when x = = 1 ± 3/3. y = Aekt . 25) has the equation y − 25 = (88/7)(x − 3). 9 1 = − . so f is one-to-one. y = 4Ae2x + 16Be−4x so y + 2y − 8y = (4Ae2x + 16Be−4x ) + 2(2Ae2x − 4Be−4x ) − 8(Ae2x + Be−4x ) = 0 67. 3/2] and increasing on [3/2. f (x) < 0 (f is decreasing) if 1 − 3/3 < x < 1 + 3/3. y = 1 + y2 (1 + y 2 )ey − x 1 1− x2 y 2 1 − x2 y 2 (xy + y) = − 1 1 − (x − y)2 (1 − y ). Thus F (3) = 2f (2)(1/7) = 2(44)(1/7) = 88/7. By inspection f (1) = 3. (b) F (x) = 2f (2g(x))g (x) so F (3) = 2f (2g(3))g (3). 64. y 1 − (x − y)2 + (3x2 + tan−1 y)(1 + y 2 ) x y + tan−1 y = ey y . By inspection. [sec−1 u] = [sec−1 u] = 2 − 1 dx dx dx du |u| u 59. y = 2Ae2x − 4Be−4x . (a) f (x) = x3 (x − 2) so f (0) = f (2) = 0 thus f is not one to one. But on [0. 63. sin−1 (xy) = cos−1 (x − y). y = 1 − x2 y 2 − x 1 − (x − y)2 61. y = Ae2x + Be−4x . so f (x) √ √ √ takes on values less than f (1 − 3/3) on both sides of 1 − 3/3 thus 1 − 3/3 is the largest value of k. and f (2) = − 2 + 4 4 d F (1/2) = f ([g(x)]2 ) [g(x)2 ] = f ([g(x)]2 )2g(x)g (x) dx x=1/2 x=1/2 2 2+ = f (22 )2 · 2 1 f (g(x)) =4 x=1/2 1 e−12 (2 + 16 ) f (4) 33 11 =4 = 12 = 12 f (2) 9e 3e (2 + 1 ) 4 65. 62. (a) f (x) = −e4−x 1 < 0 for all x > 0. (a) f (x) = x3 − 3x2 + 2x = x(x − 1)(x − 2) so f (0) = f (1) = f (2) = 0 thus f is not one-to-one. so 2 = f −1 (1/2) = g(1/2). sec−1 x + csc−1 x = π/2.Exercise Set 3. f (x) > 0 (f is 6 √ √ √ increasing) if x < 1 − 3/3. f (2) = 1/2. so g(3) = f −1 (3) = 1 and g (3) = (f −1 ) (3) = 1/f (f −1 (3)) = 1/f (1) = 1/7 because f (x) = 4x3 + 3x2 . f has no sign change.4 equation (11). f is decreasing on (−∞. so d d 1 √ sec−1 x = − csc−1 x = by Part (a). f (x) = 0 when x = 0 or 3/2. x3 + x tan−1 y = ey . F (3) = f (2g(3)) = f (2·1) = f (2) = 25. +∞) so 3/2 is the smallest value of k. dy/dt = kAekt = k(Aekt ) = ky 66. y = (88/7)x − 89/7. (a) y = −xe−x + e−x = e−x (1 − x). dx dx |x| x2 − 1 du d du d 1 √ (d) By the chain rule. 3x2 + 60. √ √ 6 ± 36 − 24 2 (b) f (x) = 3x − 6x + 2. (b) f (x) = 4x3 − 6x2 = 4x2 (x − 3/2). so the line tangent to F (x) at (3. 2]. so f is one-to-one. xy = xe−x (1 − x) = y(1 − x) .

2x . lim P (t) = lim t→+∞ t→+∞ 60 60 60 = = 12 −t = −t 5 + 7e 5 5 + 7 lim e t→+∞ (c) the rate of population growth tends to zero 3. K = 12. ln y = ln 60 − ln(5 + 7e−t ). f (x) = ex . ∆x→0 lim + ∆x)]2 − π 2 d = (3 sin−1 x)2 ∆x dx = 12π √ x= 3/2 = 2(3 sin−1 x) √ √ x= 3/2 π = 2(3 ) 3 3 1 − (3/4) 3 sec−1 w − π d 76. =r 1− dt K 70. = x=0 d x ln 10 e dx = ln 10 x=0 74. with r = 1. f (0) = lim f (x) − f (0) = 3e3x x→0 x−0 2 x=0 =3 72. so = y 5 + 7e−t 5 + 7e−t 12 69. lim = 3 sec−1 x w→2 w−2 dx x=2 √ 3 3 = √ = 2−1 2 |2| 2 .2)e−0. (a) 12 0 0 9 (b) P tends to 12 as t gets large. xy = xe−x 2 /2 (1 − x2 ) = y(1 − x2 ) dy = 100(−0.2 dx 7e−t + 5 − 5 1 y 7e−t = = 1 − y.116 Chapter 3 (b) y = −x2 e−x 68. f (0) = 2xex 10h − 1 d x = 10 h→0 h dx lim lim 2 =0 x=0 73. 2 /2 + e−x 2 /2 = e−x 2 /2 (1 − x2 ). y dy y. tan−1 (1 + h) − π/4 d = tan−1 x h→0 h dx 9[sin−1 ( √ 3 2 = x=1 1 1 + x2 = x=1 1 2 3 1 − x2 75.2 0 0 9 71. k = −0. f (x) = e3x .2x = −20e−0.

(b) A = πr2 (d) Find dA dt given that r=5 (c) dr dt = 2. the volume is decreasing. = −2 dt 2 2 3 2 dt (b) 8 1 3 √ √ 5 dx dx − 18 · 8 = 0. r=5 = 2. the diagonal is increasing. r=10 dr dt = −1. From Part (c).Exercise Set 3.4 117 EXERCISE SET 3. x=3 6. (a) V = πr2 h. dt dt (b) Find given that x=3.4 1. =6 5 dt 9 dt 4. r=5 7. h=6. 8x dx dy + 18y =0 dt dt 1 dy 1 dy (a) 8 √ · 3 + 18 √ = 0. 10 1 4 From Part (a) and the fact that d dt = x=3. h=6. 2x dx dy dx dy + 2y =2 +4 dt dt dt dt dy dy dy = 2(−5) + 4 . r=10 8. dt x=3 dA dr = 2πr dt dt dA dt = 2π(5)(2) = 20π cm2 /s. dy dx =3 dt dt (a) dy = 3(2) = 6 dt (b) −1 = 3 dx dx 1 . dt 2 dt 4 = 5 when x = 3 and y = 4. (b) A = x2 (d) Find dA dt dx dt dA dx = 2x dt dt dA = 2(3)(2) = 12 ft2 /min. dt dt 3. From Part (c). = −12 √ = −3 3 2 dt dt dt 2 2 (c) given that x=3 5. r=10 (b) Find dV dt h=6. dt dt 4 (b) dx dx + 4(4) = 0 so = −16 when x = 3. dx dy +4 =0 dt dt (a) 1 + 4 dy 1 dy = 0 so = − when x = 2. so d dt d 1 = dt x dx dy +y . y=4 1 3 5 1 2 +4 − . (a) 2 = x2 + y 2 . = −10 (a) 2 · 3(−5) + 2 · 1 dt dt dt √ √ dx √ √ √ dx dx 3 (b) 2(1 + 2) + 2(2 + 3) · 6 = 2 + 4 · 6. r=10 = π[102 (1) + 2(10)(6)(−1)] = −20π in3 /s. dt dt dt given that dh dt = 1 and h=6. From Part (a). = 1 ft/s. =− dt dt 3 2. so dV dt dV dh dr = π r2 + 2rh . y=4 dx 1 dy 1 = and =− .

Let r be the radius and A the area enclosed by the ripple. so dt 2 dt dt πD2 dt dt 2 3 (3) = ft/min. From V = πD3 dt 6 dr dt 14. tan θ = 2/2 = 1 so θ = and cos θ = cos = √ . From A = πr2 we get = 2πr so = . Thus 4 4 2 √ dθ (1/ 2)2 1 5 from Part (a). = 2 − − 2(1) = − rad/s. π(2)2 2π 15. y=2 dz dy dx dz = 2x3 y + 3x2 y 2 . (a) tan θ = . r=9 . θ is decreasing. dt dr dA = 2πr . Find dA dA dr dr 1 dA = 6. From V = πr3 we get = 4πr2 so dt 3 dt dt = 4π(9)2 (−15) = −4860π. so =8 = in /min. y=2 x dy dx −y dt dt dx dt = 1 and x=2. Find dz dt given that x=1. A = r2 θ = 8θ. dt dt 30 2 dt dt 15 12. x=1. so dt dt dA = 2π(30)(3) = 180π ft2 /s. z is decreasing. y=2 dy dt x=2. y=2 1 =− . and θ the angle through which the minute hand has rotated. Air must be removed at the rate of 4860π cm3 /min. y=2 dy dt = 3. y=2 dx dt = −2 and x=1. y=2 11. dA dθ π 1 dA dθ 4π 2 Find given that = rad/min. it We know that A = πr . x=1. Because r is increasing at the constant rate of 3 ft/s. V = we get 4 π 3 D 2 3 = 1 dD πD3 . The volume V of a sphere of radius r is given by V = is the diameter. 4 π π 1 When x = 2 and y = 2. = . If A = 9 dt dt dt dt 2πr dt A=9 √ √ dr 1 √ (6) = 1/ π mi/h. dt x=2. follows that r = 30 ft after 10 seconds so dt t=10 13. then πr2 = 9. r = 3/ π so = dt A=9 2π(3/ π) given that 4 3 D πr or. = x dt x dt x2 (b) Find dθ dt given that x=2. 22 4 16 y=2 10. Find dV dt dV dt given that r=9 dr 4 dV dr = −15. because r = where D 3 2 dV 1 given that = 3. so sec2 θ = dt 2 dt .118 Chapter 3 dy dx x −y dθ y dθ cos2 θ 9. We want 2 dA dt given that t=10 dr = 3. We want 6 dt = r=1 r=1 dV 1 dD dD 2 dV dD = πD2 . Let A be the area swept out. dt dt dt dt = (4)(3) + (12)(−2) = −12 units/s.

x = 15 so 15 75 (5) = − ft/s. Then x2 + 602 = y 2 and 2x = 2y .Exercise Set 3. the 8 8 x top of the ladder is moving down the wall at a rate of 75/8 ft/s. Find given that dx dt x=2 dθ dt x=2 1 x = − ft/s. the top of the plank is 102 − 22 = 96 ft dt 10 dt dt 10 sin θ dt √ 96/10 and dθ dt 1 = −√ 96 − 1 2 1 = √ ≈ 0. From x2 + y 2 = 132 we get dt dy dx y dy dx + 2y = 0 so =− . dt dt dt y dt dy dt =− y=8 y 17 x2 = 289 − 64 = 225. Find 2x dx dt given that y=5 dy = −2. =− . 17. When dt dt √ x = 50 then y = 10 61 so dy x dx 50 125 = = √ (25) = √ ft/s.4 119 16. Find dx dt given that x=4 dy dt = 2000. 2 96 above the ground so sin θ = x=2 19. dt y dt 10 61 61 ft x y 60 First Home 20. The variables θ and x are related by the equation cos θ = so 2 10 − sin θ √ √ dθ 1 dx dθ 1 dx = . Let θ be the acute angle.051 rad/s. We want to dy dx ﬁnd given that = 5. 12 6 dx x = 12 when y = 5 so dt y 13 y=5 x 18. From x2 + 52 = y 2 we x=4 Rocket get 2x dx dy dx y dy = 2y so = . so =− . dt x=4 4 y x Radar station 5 mi . Let x and y be the distances shown in the diagram. and x the distance of the bottom of the plank from the wall. From x2 + y 2 = 172 we get dt y=8 dt 2x dy dy x dx dx + 2y = 0. Let x denote the distance from ﬁrst base and y the distance dx dy from home plate. Use x2 + 25 = y 2 to ﬁnd that dt dt dt x dt √ √ √ 41 dx y = 41 when x = 4 so = (2000) = 500 41 mi/h. x2 + 82 = 172 . When x = 2. Use x2 + y 2 = 169 to ﬁnd that dt dt dt x dt 5 5 = − (−2) = ft/s. When y = 8.

so =− . dt 144 dt dt 25πh2 dt dh 144 9 = (20) = ft/min. 24.0275 rad/s to get dy/dt ≈ 381 ft/s.12 cos θ)2 dt Use θ = 120◦ and dθ/dt = 2.7◦ /min = (2. Then y = 4000 csc θ so dy/dt = −4000(csc θ cot θ)(dθ/dt). (b) If θ = 120◦ . = . θ = 0 at perigee.94 ≈ 5314. The volume of water in the dt h=16 1 tank at a depth h is V = πr2 h. (a) Let x be the horizontal distance shown in the ﬁgure.6◦ /s. (b) Let y be the distance between the observation point and the aircraft. θ is decreasing at the rate of 1. so r = 4995/0. 25. 12 432 2 dh dt 10 r 24 h to get dV 25 dh dh 144 dV = πh2 . Use θ = 30◦ and dt dt dt 4000 dt dx/dt = 300 mi/h = 300(5280/3600) ft/s = 440 ft/s to get dθ/dt = −0.12 ≈ 4460. The rate of change of the altitude is given by dx dr dr dθ 4995(0. But x = 3000 tan φ so φ=π/4 dx dφ dx = 3000(sec2 φ) . Then x = 4000 cot θ and dθ dθ sin2 θ dx dx = −4000 csc2 θ . 4 23. dt h=16 25π(16)2 20π . then y = 5000 so 4000 dy = (880) = 704 ft/s. dt x=4000 5000 y Camera 3000 ft x 22. From x=4000 Rocket y 2 = x2 + 30002 we get 2y dy dx dy x dx = 2x so = . the altitude is x = 5676 − 3960 = 1716 miles. θ = π at apogee. dt dt dθ dt (1 + 0.12 sin θ) dθ = = = . Use θ = 30◦ and dθ/dt = −0.2. (a) If x denotes the altitude. then r − x = 3960. then r = 4995/0. Find dV = 20.2) = 1200 ft/s. dt dt dt y dt If x = 4000. Find dx dt given that φ=π/4 dφ dt = 0.7)(π/180) rad/min to get dr/dt ≈ 27.6◦ /s.7 mi/min. Find dy dt given that x=4000 dx dt = 880. the altitude is x = 4460 − 3960 = 500 miles. dt dt dt = 3000 sec2 φ=π/4 π (0.88 ≈ 5676. Use similar triangles (see ﬁgure) 3 given that r 10 5 1 = so r = h thus V = π h 24 12 3 5 25 h h = πh3 . so r = 4995/1.0275 rad/s ≈ −1. the altitude is 5314 − 3960 = 1354 miles.120 Chapter 3 21. the radius of the Earth.

= πh2 . dt dt 1 dh 1 ds 1 h = s sin 30◦ = s so = = (500) = 250 mi/h. thus C = 2πr = πh so 2 dC dh =π (1) dt dt Use V = 1 2 1 dV 1 dh πr h = πh3 to get = πh2 . 2 dt 2 dt 2 want s 30° Ground h 30. Find r= dV dt dV dt given that h=10 dh 1 = 5. 525 = 15 69 when x2 + 102 = y 2 we get 2x dx y = 125 so dt 125 500 = √ (−20) = − √ . 12 dt 4 dt 1 1 h so V = π 2 3 h 2 2 h= h h=10 1 = π(10)2 (5) = 125π ft3 /min. dt dt dt x dt √ √ Use x2 + 100 = y 2 to ﬁnd that x = 15. 15 69 3 69 10 x Boat y=125 500 The boat is approaching the dock at the rate of √ ft/min. V = πr2 h. If C is the circumference dC dV of the base. 64 8 s and h as shown in the ﬁgure. From dt Pulley y dx dy dx y dy = 2y so = . but dt 3 1 dV 1 dh πh3 . With (2) dC 4 dV dC = 2 so dt h dt dt = h=8 h r 4 5 (10) = ft/min. dt h=8 dt 1 It is given that r = h. = .Exercise Set 3. = πh2 . 12 dt 4 dt dt πh2 dt h h=6 4 8 = (8) = ft/min. 3 69 . 2 π(6) 9π r 27. From the ﬁgure. 4 r 28. Find dh dt 1 π 3 given that h=6 dV 1 1 = 8. Find dx dt given that y=125 dy = −20. so 3 12 dt 4 dt dh 4 dV = dt πh2 dt Substitution of (2) into (1) gives 29. V = πr2 h. then we want to ﬁnd given that = 10. Let r and h be as shown in the ﬁgure. we dh ds to ﬁnd given that = 500.4 121 26. but r = h so dt 3 2 V = dh dt h 2 2 h= 1 dV 1 dh dh 4 dV πh3 .

6 18 2 dx 1 dy 1 3 so = = (−3) = − ft/s. (a) Let x and y be as shown in the ﬁgure. 18x = 6x + 6y. thus the rate at which it is dx dy dx 3 dy dz moving is given by = + . 25 25 10 x Boat 32. then we want dx dz dy given that = −600 and = −1200. dz dx dy dz 1 z 2 = x2 + y 2 so 2z = 2x + 2y . dt dt x x+y 1 = . and z are as shown in the ﬁgure. From x2 + 102 = y 2 we y=125 Pulley y dy dy x dx dx get 2x = 2y so = . 33. Find dy dx given that dt dt = −12. dt 10 5 dθ dx = 4 sec2 θ . y.122 Chapter 3 31. If x. But dt x=2. The rope must be pulled at the rate of ft/min. y=4 y=4 P x Aircraft dx dy x +y . x = y. 12x = 6y. z = 20 = 2 5 so √ dz 1 3000 = √ [2(−600) + 4(−1200)] = − √ = −600 5 mi/h. given that = −3. 525 = 15 69 when y = 125 so = (−12) = dt 125 √ √ 36 69 36 69 − . z 2 = 22 + 42 = 20. Find dx dt given that θ=π/4 dθ 2π π = = rad/s. dt 2 dt 2 2 Light 18 Man Shadow x 6 y (b) The tip of the shadow is z = x + y feet from the street light. Ship 34. = dt dt dt dt z y z Missile . the tip of the shadow is moving at the rate of 9/2 ft/s dt toward the street light. dt x=2. In part (a) we found that = − when = −3 so dt dt dt dt 2 dt dz = (−3/2) + (−3) = −9/2 ft/s. It is required dx dy to ﬁnd . Use x2 + 100 = y 2 to ﬁnd that dt dt dt y dt √ √ dy 15 69 x = 15. 2 5 5 y=4 the distance between missile and aircraft is decreasing at the √ rate of 600 5 mi/h. dt dt 4 θ x Then x = 4 tan θ (see ﬁgure) so dx dt π = 4 sec 4 2 θ=π/4 π 5 = 8π/5 km/s. By similar triangles. dt dt x=2. dt dt √ √ When x = 2 and y = 4.

ﬁrst draw the line segment dt that joins the point P to the car. dt y=0 dy = 100. dt 2z dt dt When x = 2 and y = 4. Now. thus √ 4200 1 √ [(2(2) + 4)(−600) + (2(4) + 2)(−1200)] = − √ = −600 7 mi/h. y=2 (2) − 3(1)22 5 . dt dt dt dt dt Missile dz 1 dx dy = (2x + y) + (2y + x) . it follows that P C has length z= √ 17/2 so dz dt √ 1 [2(−75) + 0(100)] = −300/ 17 mi/h = √ ( 17/2) 1 2 x=2. Because triangle OP C is a x2 + (1/2)2 . y. In order to ﬁnd an equation relating x. x=2. 16 dt x=1. y=0 North mi y P x O z C 1 2 mi y P x Car East H West z Helicopter (b) decreasing. (a) Let P be the point on the helicopter’s path that lies directly above the car’s path. Find = −75 and given that dt x=2. We wish to ﬁnd dy dt dz dt given x=2. (a) We want xy 3 = dy dt dz < 0. For convenience. y=2 given that x=1. dz dx y. y=4 z 2 = x2 + y 2 − 2xy cos 120◦ = x2 + y 2 − 2xy(−1/2) = x2 +y 2 +xy. as shown in the second ﬁgure. when x = 2 and y = 0. and z.Exercise Set 3. ﬁrst rewrite the equation as x=1. because 37. so 2z dz dx dy dy dx = 2x +2y +x +y . z 2 = 22 + 42 + (2)(4) = 28. x=2. x2 + (1/2)2 + y 2 = x2 + y 2 + 1/4 and 2z dt dt dt dz 1 dx dy = x +y . dt dx dt = 6. but triangle HP C is also a right 2 dx dy dz triangle so z 2 = = 2x + 2y + 0. dt z dt dt right triangle. and z be the distances shown in the ﬁrst ﬁgure. 2(2 7) 7 y=4 √ the distance between missile and aircraft is decreasing at the rate of 600 7 mi/h. y=2 8 8 2 dy dx 16 dy dy y3 dx + y then 3xy 2 + y3 = y . so z = dz dt = √ √ 28 = 2 7. 36. From the law of cosines. y=4 dx = −600 and dt y P 120º z x Aircraft = −1200 (see ﬁgure). Let x. = so 16 5 5 dt dt 5 dt dt dt y − 3xy 2 5 dy 23 = (6) = −60/7 units/s.4 123 35. z 2 = (2)2 + (0)2 + 1/4 = 17/4.

=√ .4773550654. Suppose that the reservoir has height H and that the radius at the top is R. dt dt dt 3x dt dt = (2. so s S 6 s dt S dt =− s=10 dS S ds 1 1 1 dS =− 2 . The minus sign is spurious since x2 √ cannot be negative. x = 144.7357861545. so x2 = ( 37 − 5)/2. if x = − . If x = . 32x 43. dt x=3 dt x=3 dD dx 12 5x − 3 dD = √ (−2) = −4 units/s.5 100 44. dx dy dy dx dx 16 + 18y = 0. By the Quadratic √ Formula applied to x2 we obtain x2 = (−5 ± 25 + 12)/2. 5 5 5 5 5 5 dS dt given that s=10 2 42. 81 9 25 5 5 9 5 5 9 16 9 16 9 16 Similarly. D = 2 so cos θ = and = − √ (4) = − √ rad/s. Find given that = −2. . Find given that (2. x = ± . Find D= dD dt (x − 2)2 + y 2 = dx = 4. so the distance between P and the point (3. x ≈ ±0. So dt s dt 10 S 6 dt cm/s. The points are . then y = − = − . 2x). x2 = . If s = 10. 2 4 dθ dx (b) Let θ be the angle of inclination. 2 dt x=3 42 3 2 3 41. y = − x so dt dt dt dt dt 9 256 2 400 2 81 9 9 16 9 16 16x2 + 9 x = 144. Find given that = 4. dt dt dy dy dy/dt 1 1 (x2 + 1) + y(2x) = 1. The coordinates of P are (x. Solve dx dy =3 given y = x/(x2 + 1).5) 5 6 (2) = 5 units/s. 3 39. 225 (−2) = 4. dt x=3 x=3 √ dD 2x − 3 dx (x − 2)2 + x = x2 − 3x + 4 so = √ . 32x + 18y = 0. (x2 + 1)2 + 6x2 − 3x2 − 3 = 0. dt 2 x2 − 3x + 4 dt given that dD dt x=3 3 = √ 4 = 3 units/s. tan θ = 2 dt dt 2 dt x−2 x−2 dt 2 x(x − 2) 2 x(x − 2) 5 1 dθ 1 5 When x = 3. 0) is √ dx dD D = (x − 3)2 + (2x − 0)2 = 5x2 − 6x + 9. Find ds dt = −2. = 2 .5) 38. x2 + 1 + 6xy = 3. From s=10 1 1 1 1 ds 1 dS + = we get − 2 − 2 = 0. 0).124 Chapter 3 (b) falling. dx dx dx/dt 3 3 x2 + 1 + 6x2 /(x2 + 1) = 3. Square and rearrange to get x3 = y 2 − 17 (2. The image is moving away from the lens. (a) Let D be the distance between P and (2. But = = so (x2 + 1) + 2xy = 1. then y = .5) so 3x2 dx dy dx 2y dy dx = 2y . because dx dt dy <0 dt dy dt = 2. dt x=3 dt x=3 √ x dθ x+2 x+2 y dx dθ dx = so sec2 θ =− √ . Then y(x2 + 1) = x. if = = 0. y = ± − 0. then (32x + 18y) = 0. x4 + 5x2 − 3 = 0. then + = which gives S = 15. so dt dt x=3 36 5x2 − 6x + 9 dt 40.− and − . At any instant of time let h and r be the corresponding dimensions of the cone of water (see ﬁgure). = − cos2 θ √ . We want to show . Diﬀerentiating with respect to x.

β=3π/2 12 11π = (π/30 − π/360) sin(2π − 3π/2) = in/min. so α=2π. = −k. A is the area of a circle of radius r. thus dt 60 dβ 2π dx dα dβ = = π/360 rad/min. dt dt 46. Because the minute hand makes one revolution in 60 minutes. dt 720 dt α=2π. and k is a positive constant. Show that is a constant dt dV 4 3 given that = −kA. dt 3 dV dr = 4πr2 dt dt But it is given that (1) dV dV = −kA or. the hour hand makes one revolution in 12 hours (720 minutes). 3 x2 = 25 − 24 cos(2π − 3π/2) = 25. dα 2π = = π/30 rad/min. When α = 2π and β = 3π/2. and A the surface area of a sphere. Let r be the radius. By similar triangles = . = −k. dV = −kπ dt 2 R r H h R H 2 h2 . Because V = πr . dt dt β=3π/2 Using the law of cosines on the triangle shown in the ﬁgure. The volume of a cone of 2 1 r R R 1 R radius r and height h is V = πr2 h. x2 = 32 + 42 − 2(3)(4) cos(α − β) = 25 − 24 cos(α − β). given that = −kA where V is the volume dt dt of water. r = h thus V = π h3 3 h H H 3 H so dV =π dt But it is given that A = πr2 = π R H 2 R H 2 h2 dh dt (1) dV = −kA or. Let x be the distance between the tips of the minute and hour hands. 5 150 . We want to ﬁnd given that = π/30 and = π/360. dt dt dr 45. x = 5.4 125 dh dV that is constant and independent of H and R.Exercise Set 3. = −4πr2 k which when substituted into dt dt dr dr equation (1) gives −4πr2 k = 4πr2 . V the volume. dt dt x 4 dx 12 = dt x dx dt sin(α − β). because A = 4πr2 . which when substituted into equation (1) gives −kπ R H 2 h2 = π R H h2 dh dh . because dt h2 . so 2x dx = 0 + 24 sin(α − β) dt dα dβ − dt dt dα dβ − . where k is a positive constant. and α and β the angles shown in the ﬁgure.

5 − 0. From Part (b).25(0.02)3 ≈ 1 + 3(0.1) ≈ 1 + (1/2)(−0. f (x) = ex .25(0.05. then (see ﬁgure) V = πr2 h − V0 where 3 2 r 4 1 1 1 h 1 = = so r = h and V = π h − V0 = πh3 − V0 . This shows that 2 x 2 x0 g has a maximum value at x = x0 . Thus (1+x)15 ≈ f (x0 )+f (x0 )(x−x0 ) = 1+15(1)14 (x−0) = 1+15x.05) = 0. hence ln(1 + x) ≈ 0 + 1 · (x − 0) = x . so with x0 = 0 and √ x = −0. f (x) = 1/(1 + x).02) = 1. y (b) ∆y dy ∆y dy x –0. (a) f (x) ≈ f (2) + f (2)(x − 2) = 1/2 + (−1/22 )(x − 2) = (1/2) − (1/4)(x − 2) (b) f (2 + ∆x) ≈ f (2) + f (2)∆x = 1/2 − (1/4)∆x (c) From Part (a). (a) f (x) ≈ f (x0 ) + f (x0 )(x − x0 ) = 1 + (1/(2 1)(x − 0) = 1 + (1/2)x.5 − 0. we have 0. 6.1. and from Part (b). and 2 x0 2 2 1 1 g (x) = √ − √ which is negative for x > x0 and positive for x < x0 . so the student’s observation is correct. (1. (a) f (x) ≈ f (1) + f (1)(x − 1) = 1 + 3(x − 1) (b) f (1 + ∆x) ≈ f (1) + f (1)∆x = 1 + 3∆x (c) From Part (a).1) = 1. f (x0 ) = 1.1 0. 1 −1 ≈1+ (x − 0) = 1 − x 1+x (1 + 0)2 7.95. √ x≈ √ 5. (b) The approximation is √ 1 1 √ x0 + √ (x − x0 ). With x = 0. so show that x0 + √ (x − x0 ) ≥ x 2 x0 2 x0 √ √ √ x0 x0 x which is equivalent to g(x) = x − √ ≤ . (1. π(9)2 9π EXERCISE SET 3. 2. f (x) = ex . tan x ≈ tan(0) + sec2 (0)(x − 0) = x 9. f (x) = (1+x)15 and x0 = 0.05 ≈ 0. √ 3.1 we √ have 1.05 = 0.1 = f (0.05) = 0. hence ex ≈ 1 + 1 · x = 1 + x 10.06. 1/2.1) ≈ 1 + (1/2)(0. But g(x0 ) = . so √ ≈ f (x0 ) + f (x0 )(x − x0 ) = 1 + (x − 0) = 1 + x/2 2(1 − 0)3/2 1−x 1−x 8.9 = f (−0. = .1) = 1 − 0. f (x0 ) = 1.05 ≈ 0.06. f (x) = ln(1 + x). Extend sides of cup to complete the cone and let V0 be the volume 1 of the portion added. x0 = 0.4875. 1/2.1 4.126 Chapter 3 47. h 12 3 3 3 3 27 1 dh dh 9 dV dh dV = πh2 . x0 = 0. dt 9 dt dt πh2 dt dt = h=9 4 6 2 6 r h 9 20 (20) = cm/s.02)3 ≈ 1 + 3(0. f (x) = √ 1 1 1 and x0 = 0.4875.5 1.02) = 1.

3158 0 1 3 6 + 1 x 54 )| f x 2x . ≈√ + 3/2 3 54 9−x 9 2(9 − 0) 1 1 + x 3 54 < 0. √ √ √ 1 1 + √ (x − 1). and 2 + x = 3 + ∆x.06 -0. 2 3 -2 0 2 | f (x) – ( 3 + 18. Let f (x) = tan−1 x. then x = ∆x + 1 and (1 + ∆x)4 = 1 + 4∆x. and 2 3 2 3 √ 1 f (x) − 3 + √ x < 0. f (x) = √ 1 so 9−x 1 1 1 1 1 √ (x − 0) = + x. 1 1 1 1 1 1 (x − 1).Exercise Set 3.1 if |x| < 1. tan−1 (1 + ∆x) ≈ 16. so ≈ − ≈ − ∆x 2 2+x 2 + 1 (2 + 1) 3 + ∆x 3 9 14. x≈ 13. and | tan 2x − 2x| < 0. f (x) = x + 3 and x0 = 0. so 1 + ∆x ≈ 1 + ∆x/2 2 1 12. (4 + x)3 ≈ (4 + 1)3 + 3(4 + 1)2 (x − 1) so. sin−1 2 1 1 π + ∆x ≈ + 2 2 6 1 π = . and x = 1 + ∆x. f (1) = π/4. f (x) = sin−1 sin−1 x .5114 -6 0. with 4 + x = 5 + ∆x we get (5 + ∆x)3 ≈ 125 + 75∆x π 1 + ∆x 4 2 15.5 127 11. so √ √ √ 1 1 x + 3 ≈ 3 + √ (x − 0) = 3 + √ x.1 if |x| < 5.1 1 2 3 x )| and f (x) − | f (x) – ( 19. Set ∆x = x − 1. tan 2x ≈ tan 0 + (sec2 0)(2x − 0) = 2x. x4 ≈ (1)4 + 4(1)3 (x − 1).692. √ 17. f (1) = 1/2. f (1) = 1/ 3. f (x) = 2 6 1 √ ∆x 3 1/2 1 − x2 /4 √ .1 if |x| < 0.

034921 √ (b) use x0 = π/3 because we know tan 60◦ = tan(π/3) = 3 π 60π 61π (c) with x0 = = and x = we have 3 180 180 √ π π 61π 61π π π ≈ tan + sec2 − = 1. f (x) = − sin x.02)4 ≈ 34 + (108)(0. 2/2).8573 cos 31 ≈ cos 30 + − 2 180 2 360 32. ∆x = −0. (3.8040 23. √ 1 π 3 π ◦ ◦ = − ≈ 0. f (x) = √ √ √ 1 1 1 x.1. tan 0. f (x) = √ 27.9 ≈ 81 + (−0. ∆x = 0. f (x) = ln x. ∆x = −1.0174524.03. 80. f (x) = √ .01.000051 is very small. x0 = 36.1 if |x| < 0.03) = 8 − 0. 36.03 ≈ 36 + (0.2 ≈ tan 0 + (sec2 0)(0. f (x) = cos x. x0 = 64. f (x) = 3x2 .16 24.1 = 4. x0 = π/6. ln x ≈ ∆x. f (x) = 4x3 . f (x) = √ 28. f (x) = sin x. x0 = 3.0025 12 2 x 26.034907. f (x) = √ . 65 ≈ 64 + (1) = 8 + = 8. f (x) = sec2 x. ∆x = 0. and with a calculator tan 2◦ = 0.03) = 6 + 0. f (x) = cos x.64 25. With x = and x0 = we obtain 180 180 4 180 4 √ √ 44π π π π 44π 2 2 −π ≈ sin + cos − = + = 0. so tan 2◦ = tan(2π/180) ≈ 2π/180 = 0.0025 = 6.8019. sin 44◦ = 0.9 10 2 x √ √ 1 1 x. 1 −5(2) 1 ≈ + (x − 0) = 1 − 10x. f (x) = √ 29. (a) tan x ≈ tan 0 + sec2 0(x − 0) = x. ∆x = 0.0625 16 16 2 x √ √ 1 1 x.128 Chapter 3 20.36 = 7.694658. x0 = 25.97)3 ≈ 23 + (12)(−0. f (x) = x4 . (1. x0 = 0. f (x) = tan x. ln 1.1. f (x) = √ . ∆x = 1. The relative error | sin(π/180)−(π/180)|/(sin π/180) = 0.2) = 0. 22.04 0 | f (x) – (1 – 10x)| 0.0372 0.1) = 0. sin 0.1 ≈ sin 0 + (cos 0)(0. ∆x = 0.01 . ∆x = 0.2 31. f (x) = √ . f (x) = x3 . √ (b) Use x0 = 45◦ (this assumes you know.12 -0. (a) The local linear approximation sin x ≈ x gives sin 1◦ = sin(π/180) ≈ π/180 = 0.04 21. or can approximate. 44π 45π π 44π π (c) 44◦ = radians.02) = 81 + 2.02.1 30. so for such a small value of x the approximation is very good. x0 = 2. and 45◦ = = radians.694765.2. tan 61◦ = tan = 3+4 180 3 3 180 3 180 and with a calculator tan 61◦ = 1.01 ≈ 0. x0 = 1.1) ≈ 8. ∆x = π/180. 24 ≈ 25 + (−1) = 5 − 0.03. x0 = 0.0174533 and a calculator gives sin 1◦ = 0. With a sin 44◦ = sin 180 4 4 180 4 2 2 180 calculator.16 = 83. x0 = 81.9944 18 2 x √ √ 1 1 x. 5 5 (1 + 2x) (1 + 2 · 0) (1 + 2 · 0)6 and |f (x) − (1 − 10x)| < 0. ∆x = −0.

005 ≈ 0.001)37 ≈ 1.023/2 = 8(1 + 0.083/2 = 43/2 1.1) 1 dy dx 2 x 39. h = 500 tan(π/30) ≈ 500[tan 0 + (sec2 0) 37. ∆x = −0.Exercise Set 3.02 3 4.001 to obtain (1. ∆y = sin(x + ∆x) − sin x 43.001)37 = 1. ∆y = [(x + ∆x)2 − 2(x + ∆x) + 1] − [x2 − 2x + 1] = x2 + 2x ∆x + (∆x)2 − 2x − 2∆x + 1 − x2 + 2x − 1 = 2x ∆x + (∆x)2 − 2∆x 42.03767. dy = 3x2 dx. (c) It is the linear term of the expansion. 6◦ = π/30 radians.99 ≈ − 0.780398 4 2 4 34.55 ft 30 √ 3 36. dy = 8dx.01. 35.5 129 33. Set k = 37 and x = 0. dy = (2x − 2)dx. (a) dy = 3x2 dx = 3(1)2 (1) = 3 and ∆y = (x + ∆x)3 − x3 = (1 + 1)3 − 13 = 7 (b) y 8 ∆y 1 (1. (a) dy = (12x2 − 14x)dx (b) dy = x d(cos x) + cos x dx = x(− sin x)dx + cos xdx = (−x sin x + cos x)dx 44.03 ≈ 2(1 + 1 0.24 = 81/3 3 1. (b) With a calculator (1.24 π ] = 500π/30 ≈ 52. Then (1 + x)k ≈ 1k + k(1)k−1 (x − 0) = 1 + kx. tan−1 0. (a) dy = (−1/x2 )dx 45. (a) Let f (x) = (1 + x)k and x0 = 0. ∆y = [8(x + ∆x) − 4] − [8x − 4] = 8∆x 41. dy = cos x dx. tan−1 (1 + ∆x) ≈ π 1 π + ∆x.037.03) ≈ 2. √ 8.02(3/2)) = 8. (a) dy = √ x 1−x− √ 2 1−x 2 − 3x dx = √ dx 2 1−x (b) dy = 5 sec2 x dx (b) dy = −17(1 + x)−18 dx . ∆y = (x + ∆x)3 − x3 = x3 + 3x2 ∆x + 3x(∆x)2 + (∆x)3 − x3 = 3x2 ∆x + 3x(∆x)2 + (∆x)3 40. (a) dy = f (x)dx = 2xdx = 4(1) = 4 and ∆y = (x + ∆x)2 − x2 = (2 + 1)2 − 22 = 5 (b) y dy 4 ∆y x 2 3 38.

false. relative error x 25 2 dV 3x dx dx in V is ≈ = =3 = 3(±0. false.04) = 0. √ π π 3 π 10″ dx = 10 cos θdθ = 10 cos ± = 10 ± x 6 180 2 180 θ ≈ ±0. ∆y ≈ dy = (0.030 x 6 180 180 so percentage error in x is ≈ ±3. (a) A = x2 where x is the length of a side. ∆y ≈ dy = (x2 + 1)2 √ 54.01 so percentage error in x is ≈ ±1%.01) = ±0. y = 10 cos θ (see ﬁgure).01 x2 + 8 − 3 25 (−0. relative error (b) relative error in x is ≈ x 10 dA 2x dx dx in A is ≈ = =2 = 2(±0. (a) V = x3 where x is the length of a side.05. ∆y ≈ dy = (37/5)(0. x = 1.1 dx = = ±0. dV = 3x2 dx = 3(25)2 (±1) = ±1875 cm3 . x = 2. x = 2.37 8x + 1 55. dx = −0. (a) x = 10 sin θ.010 y 6 180 180 3 so percentage error in y is ≈ ±1. x = 3.0%.05) = 0.130 Chapter 3 46.03. dy = √ 4x + 8x + 1 dx.03.151 in.02 so percentage error in A is ≈ ±2% A x2 x 56. false. they are equal whenever the function is linear 50. dy = √ x dx.0% .03) = 0. ±0.12 so percentage error in V is ≈ ±12% V x3 x 57.03) = −0. if f (x0 ) = 0 then the approximation is constant 3 3 dx.04) = ±0. (a) dy = (b) dy = (x3 − 1)(0) − (1)3x2 dx 3x2 (x3 − 1)d(1) − (1)d(x3 − 1) = =− 3 dx 3 − 1)2 3 − 1)2 (x (x (x − 1)2 (2 − x)(−3x2 )dx − (1 − x3 )(−1)dx 2x3 − 6x2 + 1 = dx (2 − x)2 (2 − x)2 47.04 so percentage error in x is ≈ ±4%. dx = −0.04. dy = √ 4 2 3x − 2 52. dy = 1 − x2 dx. dx = 0. dx = 0. y π 1 π π ± = −10 ± dy = −10(sin θ)dθ = −10 sin 6 180 2 180 ≈ ±0. dy = (dy/dx)dx 48. dy π π 1 π relative error in y is ≈ = − tan θdθ = − tan ± = −√ ± ≈ ±0. dA = 2x dx = 2(10)(±0.1) = ±2 ft2 .0225 51. ∆y ≈ dy = (1/3)(−0.087 in √ dx π π π (b) relative error in x is ≈ = (cot θ)dθ = cot ± = 3 ± ≈ ±0.0048 53. (b) relative error in x is ≈ dx ±1 = = ±0. true 49.

V = x3 where x is the length of a side.05) = ±0. percentage error in R R (k/r2 ) r r R is ≈ ±10% 60.02) = ±0. dh = 12 cos(π/3)(−π/180) = −π/30 ≈ −0.01 so A x2 x x dA ≈ 2(±0.Exercise Set 3. V = volume of cylindrical rod = πr2 h = πr2 (15) = 15πr2 . dV = 3x2 dx = 3(1)2 (0. ≈ ±0. = = 2 . 4πr2 dr dr dV dr dr dV = = 3 . dV = 30πr dr = 30π(2. but ≈ ±0. percentage error in V is ≈ ±6%. approximate ∆V by dV if x = 1 and dx = ∆x = 0. V = x3 where x is the length of a side.145 cm 360 3 3 dx csc2 θ 4/3 π (b) relative error in x is ≈ ≈ ±0. percentage error in A is ≈ ±2% A 3x2 dx dx dx dV = =3 . = so the relative error in P ≈ the g g2 L P 2 L 2 g L 1 relative error in L.01.020 so percentage =− dθ = − √ ± x cot θ 360 1/ 3 dy π 1 error in x is ≈ ±2.06 in3 .5 131 58. A = 66.105 ft 61.5%. = =2 .5)(0. but ≈ ±0.01) = ±0. V 64. maximum permissible percentage error in D is ≈ ±0.06.02.02) = 0.5 and dr = ∆r = 0. y = 25 csc θ (see ﬁgure). A = 1 2 (4) sin 2θ = 4 sin 2θ thus dA = 8 cos 2θdθ so.02. maximum permissible V 4πr3 /3 r V r r percentage error in r is ≈ ±1%.5619 cm3 . 2 D D 65.03 so 3 ≈ ±0.02 63. dx = −25 csc2 θdθ = −25 csc2 = −25 π 3 ± π 360 4 π 25 cm y ≈ ±0. with θ = 60◦ = π/3 radians and dθ = −1◦ = −π/180 radians. A = x2 where x is the length of a side.1.5% 59. but ≈ ±0. 2 .05 so ≈ −2(±0. ± 3 360 π π π cot ± dy = −25 csc θ cot θdθ = −25 csc 3 3 360 θ 2 1 π x √ = −25 √ ± ≈ ±0.01 so 4 A πD2 /4 D A dD dD ≈ ±0. relative error in y is ≈ ≈ ±0. approximate ∆V by dV if r = 2.291 cm.1) ≈ 23. 67. but ≈ ±0.0%. 2π √ 2π 1 π dP 1 dL 1 68.03. dA = 8 cos(π/3)(±π/720) = ±π/180 ≈ ±0. dR (−2k/r3 )dr dr dr dR = = −2 . (a) x = 25 cot θ. ≈ ±0. P = √ L.01. Thus the percentage error in P is ≈ the percentage error in L. V x3 x x dV so ≈ 3(±0.10.005. 1 dA (πD/2)dD dD dA πD2 where D is the diameter of the circle. with θ = 30◦ = π/6 radians and 4 dθ = ±15 = ±1/4◦ = ±π/720 radians. but ≈ ±0.005 = − cot θdθ = − √ ± y 360 3 so percentage error in y is ≈ ±0. h = 12 sin θ thus dh = 12 cos θdθ so.017 cm2 dA 2x dx dx dx 62. dP = √ √ dL = √ √ dL.

or. using L’Hˆpital’s Rule.132 Chapter 3 69. so the pole is about 180.006/(40 × 10) = 1. using L’Hˆpital’s Rule. o + 2x − 8 x→2 (x + 4)(x − 2) x→2 x + 4 3 x2 − 4 2x 2 = lim = lim 2 x→2 x + 2x − 8 x→2 2x + 2 3 5 2 − lim 2 2x − 5 x→+∞ x = = or. true 7.5 × 10−4 (4000)(−20) = −60 gallons. (a) x2 − 4 (x − 2)(x + 2) x+2 2 = lim = lim = . (a) α = ∆L/(L∆T ) = 0. true (b) 3. o x→0 tan x x→0 tan x sin x sin x cos x lim = lim =1 x→0 tan x x→0 sec2 x (x − 1)(x + 1) x+1 x2 − 1 2 x2 − 1 = = 2 so lim 3 = . o (b) lim 7 x→+∞ 3x + 7 3 3 + lim x→+∞ x 2x − 5 2 2 lim = lim = x→+∞ 3x + 7 x→+∞ 3 3 x→2 x2 lim 2. x→0 lim sin 2x 5x 2 2 2 =1·1· = 2x sin 5x 5 5 5 9. ∆V = 7. 12. false 6. or. 3e3x 9e3x = lim = +∞ x→+∞ 2x x→+∞ 2 lim 15. the truck delivers 4000 − 60 = 3940 gallons. true. EXERCISE SET 3. 10. x→0+ lim . or.6 1. ex =1 x→0 cos x lim sec2 θ =1 θ→0 1 lim lim+ cos x = −1 1 8. using L’Hˆpital’s Rule.5 × 10−5/◦ C (b) ∆L = 2.1 cm long. ln x is not deﬁned for negative x 5. lim tet + et = −1 t→0 −et lim+ cos x = +∞ 2x 11. 1/x =0 x→+∞ 1 lim lim+ 14. o 3−1 2 + x + 1) x→1 x − 1 x (x − 1)(x x +x+1 3 x2 − 1 2x 2 lim 3 = lim 2 = x→1 x − 1 x→1 3x 3 4.1 cm. using L’Hˆpital’s Rule. x→π x→0 13. x→0 − csc2 x −x −1 = lim+ = lim+ = −∞ 2 1/x x→0 sin x x→0 2 sin x cos x −1/x x = lim+ 1/x = 0 x→0 e (−1/x2 )e1/x 16. 70. (a) sin x sin x cos x = sin x = cos x so lim = lim cos x = 1.3 × 10−5 (180)(25) ≈ 0.

lim ln y = lim x→0 ln(ex + x) ex + 1 = lim x = 2. x→π lim (x − π) tan(x/2) = lim x→π x−π 1 = lim = −2 cot(x/2) x→π −(1/2) csc2 (x/2) 23. lim y = e2/π x→1 cot(πx/2) x→1 x→1 π(2 − x) 32. . lim ln y = lim − x→0 x→0 6 3 ln(1 + 2x) = lim − = −6. √ 2/ 1 − 4x2 =2 x→0 1 lim 1 x = lim x = 0 x→+∞ e ex 18. 1 − cos 3x 3 sin 3x 9 9 = lim = lim cos 3x = 2 x→0 x→0 x→0 2 x 2x 2 lim (x2 + x) − x2 x √ = lim √ = lim 2+x+x 2+x+x x→+∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ x x lim 1 1 + 1/x + 1 = 1/2 35. y = (1 + 2x)−3/x . x→+∞ lim x sin(π/x) = lim (−π/x2 ) cos(π/x) sin(π/x) = lim π cos(π/x) = π = lim x→+∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ 1/x −1/x2 ln x 1/x − sin2 x −2 sin x cos x = lim+ = lim+ = lim+ =0 2x cot x x→0 − csc x 1 x→0 x→0 lim −5 sin 5x −5(+1) 5 cos 5x = lim = =− − −3 sin 3x cos 3x x→(π/2) (−3)(−1) 3 24. y = (ex + x)1/x . x→0 lim x→0 x − sin x 1 − cos x sin x = lim = lim =0 x→0 x cos x + sin x x→0 2 cos x − x sin x x sin x 34. lim ln y = lim x→+∞ 2 ln cos(2/x) (−2/x2 )(− tan(2/x)) = lim x→+∞ x→+∞ 1/x2 −2/x3 x→+∞ = lim − tan(2/x) (2/x2 ) sec2 (2/x) = lim = −2.Exercise Set 3. x→+∞ lim xe−x = lim x→+∞ 22. x→(π/2)− lim sec 3x cos 5x = x→(π/2)− 26. x→0 lim 21. y = [cos(2/x)]x . x→0 1− 20. lim y = e−6 x→0 x→0 x 1 + 2x 29. lim ln y = lim x→1 ln(2 − x) 2 sin2 (πx/2) = lim = 2/π. x→0 lim+ tan x ln x = lim+ x→0 25. y = (2 − x)tan(πx/2) . lim ln y = lim x→+∞ x→+∞ 31. (100)(99)x98 (100)(99)(98) · · · (1) 100x99 = lim = · · · = lim =0 x x x→+∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ e e ex lim lim+ cos x/ sin x = lim cos2 x = 1 sec2 x/ tan x x→0+ 1 1 1 1 + x2 = lim = x→0 3(1 + x2 ) 3x2 3 19. lim y = eab x→+∞ 1 + a/x x→+∞ 1/x 30. x→+∞ x→+∞ 1/x −1/x2 1 1 − sin x x = lim lim y = e−2 33. y = (1 + a/x)bx . x→π lim (x − π) cot x = lim x→π x−π 1 = lim =1 x→π sec2 x tan x ln(1 − 3/x) −3 = lim = −3. y = (1 − 3/x)x . lim ln y = lim x→+∞ x→+∞ 28. lim y = e−3 x→+∞ 1 − 3/x x→+∞ 1/x 27.6 133 17. lim y = e2 x→0 x→0 e + x x→0 x b ln(1 + a/x) ab = lim = ab.

so lim+ xsin x x→0 sin x x (− tan x) = 40. (a) ln x 1/x 1 = lim = lim =0 n n−1 x→+∞ x x→+∞ nx x→+∞ nxn xn nxn−1 (b) lim = lim = lim nxn = +∞ x→+∞ ln x x→+∞ 1/x x→+∞ lim 3x2 − 2x + 1 0 because it is not a form. (a) L’Hˆpital’s Rule does not apply to the problem lim o (b) lim 3x2 − 2x + 1 =2 x→1 3x2 − 2x . lim − y = 1 cos x x→(π/2)− sin x x→(π/2) 46. ln y = (1/x) ln ln x. ln y = x ln − ln x . ln y = sin x ln x. x→0+ lim ln y = lim+ ln(− ln x)/(1/x) = lim+ x→0 x→0 (1/(x ln x) x = lim (− ) = 0. = = x→(π/2)− x→(π/2)− x→(π/2)− lim lim x→(π/2)− (sec2 x/ tan x) (π/2 − x) (π/2 − x) = lim 1/(π/2 − x)2 cos x sin x x→(π/2)− (π/2 − x) (π/2 − x) lim = 1 · 0 = 0. y = (e2x − 1)x . x→+∞ ex . ex − 1 − x ex − 1 ex = 1/2 = lim x = lim x x→0 xex − x x→0 xe + ex − 1 x→0 xe + 2ex lim lim [x − ln(x2 + 1)] = lim [ln ex − ln(x2 + 1)] = lim ln x x→+∞ x x→+∞ x 37. x→0 38. = lim+ 2x − 1 x→0+ 2 x→0 2e x→0 x→0 x→0 e 1 ln x x 1 . so lim y = e0 = 1 x→+∞ x x→+∞ 1 x→+∞ x x→+∞ 43. lim+ ln y = lim+ ln(e2x − 1) 2e2x = lim+ 2x (−x2 ) 1/x −1 x→0 x→0 x→0 e 1 1 x lim (−2xe2x ) = lim+ 2x lim+ (−2xe2x ) = · 0 = 0. lim+ y = e0 = 1. lim y = 1 (−1/x2 ) ln x x→0+ x→0+ lim ln y = lim ln tan x 1/(π/2 − x) 45. lim y = 1 x→+∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ x 1 44. y = x1/x . x→1 3x2 − 2x 0 47. y = − x→0 lim+ ln y = lim+ x→0 (−x2 ) = − lim+ x→0 x = 0. ln y = x ln(− ln x). y = (tan x)π/2−x . ln y = ln x ln x 1/x . y = xsin x . ln y = x ln(e2x − 1). x2 + 1 x→+∞ lim e e e = lim = lim = +∞ so lim [x − ln(x2 + 1)] = +∞ x→+∞ x2 + 1 x→+∞ 2x x→+∞ 2 x 1 = lim ln = ln(1) = 0 1 + x x→+∞ 1/x + 1 1/x ln x = lim+ = lim+ x→0 − csc x cot x x→0 x→0 x→0 csc x = lim+ y = e0 = 1. x→+∞ lim ln 39. ln y = (π/2 − x) ln tan x. lim+ y = e0 = 1 ln x x→0 42. lim+ ln y = lim+ 1(−0) = 0. y = (− ln x)x . y = (ln x)1/x .134 Chapter 3 36. ln ln x 1/(x ln x) lim ln y = lim = lim = 0. 1 ln − ln x 1 = lim+ − 1/x x ln x x→0 41. lim ln y = lim = lim = 0.

lim y = 1 1/x x→0+ x→0+ 1 0 0 25 0. y = (sin x)3/ ln x . y = xx . which is of the form e0 . The general limit lim does not exist.3 1. ln x sin x x→0 x→0+ lim y = e3 0 0.4 3. 1/(x ln x) 2 √ = lim √ =0 x→+∞ 1/(2 x) x→+∞ x ln x lim 0. L’Hˆpital’s Rule does not apply to the problem lim o . x→π/2 lim − 4 sec2 x 4 = lim =4 sec x tan x x→π/2− sin x 4. ln x − ex = ln x − lim e−x ln x = 1 e−x lim = e−x ln x − 1 . and from x→2 x4 − 16 which it follows that lim− and lim+ exist. so lim [ln x − ex ] = lim x→+∞ e−x ln x − 1 = −∞ x→+∞ e−x –16 .6 2 135 0 e3x −12x+12 48. lim ln y = lim x→0+ x→0+ ln x = lim −x = 0. e−x ln x = ex x→+∞ 0 0 3 x→+∞ x→+∞ lim 1/x = 0 by L’Hˆpital’s o ex Rule.5 51.5 19 52.15 100 0 10000 50.1 1. with values −∞ if x approaches 2 from the left and x→2 x→2 +∞ if from the right.Exercise Set 3. x→0 lim+ ln y = lim+ x→0 x 3 ln sin x = lim+ (3 cos x) = 3. x→2 49.6 53.

(a) 0 (b) +∞ (c) 0 (d) −∞ (e) +∞ (f ) −∞ 58. x→+∞ (x + 1)(x + 2) x→+∞ lim y = e−1 is the horizontal asymptote 0 0 50 57. x→+∞ lim 2 2 − cos x 2x − sin x 2 − (sin x)/x does not exist. y = (ln x) x→+∞ 1/x . lim ln y = lim x→0+ x→0+ x→0+ (ln a) ln x (ln a)/x = lim = lim ln a = ln a. x→+∞ 1.136 Chapter 3 54.2 55. nor is it ±∞. x→+∞ lim 1 + 2 cos 2x x + sin 2x sin 2x does not exist. 1 + ln x 1/x x→0+ x→0+ lim y = eln a = a (b) Type ∞0 . y = 1 is the horizontal asymptote 100 10000 1 56. lim x→+∞ 62. x→+∞ lim [ln ex − ln(1 + 2ex )] = lim ln x→+∞ ex 1 + 2ex –0.02 lim ln y = lim ln(ln x) 1 = lim = 0. y = x+1 x+2 x ln .6 0 12 = lim ln x→+∞ 1 1 = ln . x→+∞ lim x(2 + sin x) 2 + sin x = lim =0 x→+∞ x + 1/x x2 + 1 . lim = lim 1+ x→+∞ x→+∞ 1 x x =1 60. nor is it ±∞. nor is it ±∞. lim = lim = x→+∞ 3x + sin x x→+∞ 3 + (sin x)/x 3 + cos x 3 61. x→+∞ x ln x x x→+∞ lim y = 1. x(2 + sin 2x) 2 + sin 2x = lim . x→0 x→0 x→0 x + 1 x lim y = eln a = a x→0 59. x→+∞ lim 1 1 sin x + cos x + x 2 2x does not exist. lim ln y = lim = lim = ln a. (a) Type 00 . x→+∞ 1 + 1/x x+1 which does not exist because sin 2x oscillates between −1 and 1 as x → +∞ x→+∞ lim (2 + x cos 2x + sin 2x) does not exist. e−x + 2 2 horizontal asymptote y = − ln 2 –1. lim ln y = lim x→+∞ x→+∞ x+1 x+2 1/x 1 = lim −x2 = −1. nor is it ±∞. same calculation as Part (a) with x → +∞ (ln a) ln(x + 1) ln a (c) Type 1∞ . y = x(ln a)/(1+ln x) . y = (x + 1)(ln a)/x .

x→0 cos x x→0 x x 1 [x sin(1/x)]. If k = −1 then lim (k + cos x) = k + 1 = 0. sin(1/x) oscillates as x → 0. R→0 lim+ 1 = Vt L π/2 − x −1 = lim = lim sin2 x = 1 cot x x→π/2 − csc2 x x→π/2 1 sin x − π/2 − x cos x = lim x→π/2 64.05 (c) For the limit as x → 0+ use the Squeezing Theorem together with the inequalities −x2 ≤ x2 sin(1/x) ≤ x2 .3 = −1.57 ≈ 0.3 − 1 = −1.69315.000058 65. 1/(π/2 − 1. 1024 1024 0. lim+ = 1 but lim+ sin(1/x) does not exist because sin(1/x) oscillates between (sin x)/x x→0 x x→0 x→0+ −1 and 1 as x → +∞. sin x . (a) No.20327.765534. (a) Apply the rule to get lim (b) Rewrite as lim thus lim − cos(1/x) + 2x sin(1/x) which does not exist (nor is it ±∞). 2 k + cos x = ±∞. √ ln 2 = 0.6 V t −Rt/L L e 137 63. (b) kt − 1 (ln k)k t = lim = ln k + x→+∞ t 1 t→0 √ (c) ln 0. tan 1.57 ≈ 1255. and by the x→0 x2 √ = ±2 2.Exercise Set 3. x→0 sin x x→0 cos x x→0 sin x x→0 x [x sin(1/x)] = (1)(0) = 0 sin x 69.05 2 cos x = − = −4 if 2 2 (b) –0. For x → 0− do the same. (a) (b) lim (π/2 − x) tan x = lim x→π/2 x→π/2 lim x→π/2 1 − tan x = lim π/2 − x x→π/2 x→π/2 cos x − (π/2 − x) sin x (π/2 − x) cos x (Apply L’H’s Rule twice) = lim = lim −(π/2 − x) cos x −(π/2 − x) sin x − cos x (π/2 − x) sin x + cos x =0 x→π/2 −(π/2 − x) cos x + 2 sin x (c) 1/(π/2 − 1. so lim x→0 rule −1 + cos x − sin x − = lim = lim x→0 x→0 x→0 x2 2x lim 67. Hence k = −1. 1024 1024 2 − 1 = 0.35 –0. x→0 68.57) ≈ 1255. so lim x sin(1/x) does not exist.765592.20397. but lim = lim = 1 and lim x sin(1/x) = 0.69338 lim x(k 1/x − 1) = lim t→0+ 66.57) − tan 1. x→0 lim+ sin(1/x) sin x . 0.35 0. thus lim f (x) = 0.

dx 4y dx2 16y 2 16y 2 16y 3 16y 3 2 d y −3(7) 21 = =− but 3x2 − 4y 2 = 7 so 2 3 dx 16y 16y 3 dy y = . CHAPTER 3 1. = dx dx x (b) y = (1 + 2x − x3 )/x = 1/x + 2 − x2 . lim f (x) (f (x) − f (a)/(x − a) = . dx dy 2x(1 + csc y) but csc2 y − cot2 y = 1. then for x = a. Now take the limit: g(x) (g(x) − g(a))/(x − a) x→a f (x) (f (x) − f (a)/(x − a) f (a) = lim = g(x) x→a (g(x) − g(a))/(x − a) g (a) REVIEW EXERCISES. y 2 − 2xy d2 y 3 but y 2 − 2xy = −3. = dx dx dx 1 − x sec(xy) tan(xy) 6. 3x2 − 3y 2 5. so =− (y − x)3 dx2 (y − x)3 = 1 + (π/4) y=1/2 9.138 Chapter 3 70. (1 + csc y)2 dy 2x(1 + csc y)2 = − csc y(csc y + csc2 y − cot2 y) . y=1/2 dy dx = y=1/2 2 2−π . so =− dx csc y dy 3x d2 y (4y)(3) − (3x)(4dy/dx) 12y − 12x(3x/(4y)) 12y 2 − 9x2 −3(3x2 − 4y 2 ) = . (a) xy = x − y. y = . − 4. 8. dx dx dx dy dx (2). dy dy dy = tan(πy/2) + x(π/2) sec2 (πy/2). (a) 3x2 + x dy dy 2 − y − 3x2 + y − 2 = 0. dx y−x d2 y (y − x)(dy/dx) − y(dy/dx − 1) = = 2 dx (y − x)2 = (y − x) y y −y −1 y−x y−x (y − x)2 7. −(3y 2 + 6x) = 6y − 3x2 so = 2 dx dx dx dx y + 2x 2. = dx dx dx x+1 x 1 (b) y(x + 1) = x. x 3. = = = = .y = x+1 (x + 1)2 x 1 − x+1 dy 1−y 1 (c) = = = dx x+1 1+x (x + 1)2 1 dy 1 dy y2 − 2 = 0 so =− 2 y 2 dx x dx x dy dy dy dy x2 − 2y = 6(x + y). dy/dx = −1/x2 − 2x dy 2 − (1/x + 2 − x2 ) − 3x2 (c) = = −1/x2 − 2x dx x dy dy 1−y dy +y =1− . Since f (a) = g(a) = 0. x dy dy y sec(xy) tan(xy) dy + y sec(xy) tan(xy) = . 2x = (1 + csc y)(− csc2 y)(dy/dx) − (cot y)(− csc y cot y)(dy/dx) .

This derivative exists except when x = 3y 2 . 18. −y). Elimination of 0 0 0 4 3 3 y0 gives 16x0 = 2x0 . 2y0 2 But y0 = kx0 because (x0 . By implicit diﬀerentiation. Substituting this into the original equation x3 − xy + y 3 = 0. one has x3 − 3x3 + 27x6 = 0. that (0. one has 27y 6 − 3y 3 + y 3 = 0. y0 ) is on the curve y 2 = kx. They are distinct because m2 + m + 1 = (m + 1/2)2 + 3/4 ≥ 3/4. so the slopes are equal. so the point (1/8. y) with (−x. 0) so its equation is x = 0. or y0 = −4x2 . x = 3y 2 = 22/3 /3 14.Review Exercises. 13. It does not follow. Substitute √ √ this into x3 − xy + y 3 = 0 to obtain 27x6 − 2x3 = 0. and y0 = −1/16 when x0 = 1/8. Substitute y = mx into x2 + xy + y 2 = 4 to get x2 + mx2 + m2 x2 = 4. which has distinct solutions √ x = ±2/ m2 + m + 1. Finally we must examine the special case x = 0 which cannot be written in the form y = mx. y = 3x2 = 22/3 /3 Use implicit diﬀerentiation to get dy/dx = (y − 3x2 )/(3y 2 − x). Since the slope is unchanged if we replace (x. Further analysis shows that the curve is tangent to the x-axis at (0. x = 3 2/3 and hence y = 3 4/3. x3 = 2/27. By implicit diﬀerentiation. 0). The tangent line in this case is y − y0 = (x − x0 ). Chapter 3 139 10. however. Substituting this into the original equation x3 − xy + y 3 = 0. 2(ln x) . By implicit diﬀerentiation dy/dx = 3x2 /y. −y0 ). y = 1 1 ln x + ln(x + 1) − ln sin x + ln cos x. but y0 y = k(x + x0 )/2 gives the same result when x0 = y0 = 0. 3x2 − y − xy + 3y 2 y = 0. From y0 = −4x2 it follows that y0 = 0 0 when x0 = 0. y0 ) is k 2 k/(2y0 ) if y0 = 0. so the equation of the tangent line becomes 2y0 y − 2kx0 = kx − kx0 which gives y0 y = k(x + x0 )/2. so at P . y = ln(x + 1) + 2 ln(x + 2) − 3 ln(x + 3) − 4 ln(x + 4). y0 ) be the required point. y 3 (27y 3 − 2) = 0. so y = (3x2 − y)/(x − 3y 2 ). the graph of y 2 = kx has a vertical tangent at (0. so 2 3 dy 1 1 cos x sin x 5x + 3 = + − − = − cot x − tan x dx 2x 3(x + 1) sin x cos x 6x(x + 1) 1 (2) = 1/x 2x 1 x = 2 ln x x 17. Note that the points of intersection occur in pairs (x0 . it follows that the slopes are equal at the two point of intersection. so x0 = 0 or 1/8. The unique solution in the ﬁrst quadrant is y = 21/3 /3. the slope of the tangent line to the ellipse is given by dy/dx = −(2x + y)/(x + 2y). or 2y0 y − 2y0 = kx − kx0 . By implicit diﬀerentiation. x0 (8x0 − 1) = 0. If y0 = 0. By implicit diﬀerentiation. 11. 15. 0) is a solution because dy/dx = 3x2 /y (the slope of the curve as determined by implicit diﬀerentiation) is valid only if y = 0. then x0 = 0. dy/dx = 2 3 4 1 + − − x+1 x+2 x+3 x+4 16. 2 3x2 /y0 = −3/4. x3 (27x3 − 2) = 0. y0 ) and (−x0 . −1/16) is the only solution. so m2 + m + 1 is never zero. The unique solution in the ﬁrst quadrant is x = 21/3 /3. This derivative is zero when y = 3x2 . The slope of the line 4x − 3y + 1 = 0 is 4/3 so the slope of the tangent to y 2 = 2x3 at P must be −3/4. 3x2 − y − xy + 3y 2 y = 0. Let P (x0 . If x = 0 then y = ±2. so y = (3x2 − y)/(x − 3y 2 ). But y0 = 2x3 because P is on the curve y 2 = 2x3 . so dy/dx = 0 if y = 3x2 . and the formula for dy/dx gives dy/dx = −1/2. 12. dy/dx = k/(2y) so the slope of the tangent to y 2 = kx at (x0 .

ln y = 3 ln x − 1 3 x 3x2 x4 ln(x2 + 1). y = √ cos−1 x2 = − √ −1 x2 dx −1 x2 1 − x4 2 cos cos 35. y = 1 3(x + 1) 21.140 Chapter 3 19. y = e(sin x) ln 2 . = 3 y 3 x2 3(x4 x2 − 1 x2 + 1 . 2 x y x x(1 + x) x2 dy 1 (1 + x)(1/x) = (1 + x)(1/x)−1 − ln(1 + x) dx x x2 33. ln y = 1 y 1 (ln(x2 −1)−ln(x2 +1)). y = + 2 2 2x (1 + x4 ) 1 1 − 3x2 1 sin x 2x = ln x + ln cos x − ln(1 + x2 ). y = 2 |2x + 1| (2x + 1)2 − 1 1 d 1 x √ 34. 1 3x(ln x + 1)2/3 1 3 20. ln y = ex ln x.y =√ −1 ln 2 2sin x 2 1−x 31. y = − − − tan x 2 2 2x cos x 1 + x 2x(1 + x2 ) 23. y = 24. y = ln(x + 1). y = ln dy ex (1 + ex + e2x ) = − ln(1 − ex ). y = x2 + 1 so y = 2x. 26. y = abe−x (1 + be−x )2 2 π(1 + 4x2 ) −1 29. = xe ex x dx 1 + ln x x = ex xe x −1 + xe ln x x 32. log10 ln x = ln ln x 1 .y =√ − 2 2 x x +1 x2 + 1 (x + 1)3/2 2x 2x − − 1 x2 + 1 = 4x 4x so y = − 1) 3(x4 − 1) 3 36.y = 1 − ln x/ ln 10 ln 10 − ln x (ln 10 − ln x)2 x(ln 10 − ln x)2 3 1 3 2x3 ln x + ln(1 + x4 ). y = ex y x 1 dy + ln x . = x )(1 + ex + e2x ) (1 − e dx 1 − ex √ x √ 27. y = 2e + 2xe x √ √ √ d √ x = 2e x + xe x dx 28. y = 30.y = ln 10 (ln 10)(x ln x) 22. y = 25. y = 2 ln 10 1 + ln x/ ln 10 ln 10 + ln x (ln 10 − ln x)/x + (ln 10 + ln x)/x = = . ln y = ln(1 + x) y x/(1 + x) − ln(1 + x) 1 ln(1 + x) . y /y = − 2 . = = − .

k = ln 4 − 2. k = 2/e. y 2 x 0 5 43. logb x = from which ln x = 1. Chapter 3 141 37. ln x = 2. dt dt dt dx dt dt x = e2 . x) lies on the graph of y = logb x.6. The 1 1 √ slopes are equal. Yes. x = 2. ln x From Formula (8). so x = logb x. The curves x ln b ln b intersect when (x. this can be inferred from the graphs. 40.Review Exercises. (b) 6 4 2 y (c) dy 1 1 dy dy = − so < 0 at x = 1 and > 0 at x = e dx 2 x dx dx x 1 2 3 4 (d) The slope is a continuous function which goes from a negative value to a positive value. β = 10 log I − 10 log I0 . y = 0. (e) dy = 0 when x = 2 dx dβ 10 = dI I ln 10 (b) dβ dI = I=100I0 38. so y − 0 = −4(x − 2) or y = −4x + 8 41. so k x = 2. Solve dx dy dy dx dx dy =3 given y = x ln x. x = 2. Then = = (1 + ln x) . b = e ≈ 1. x = e2 . 2 = ln x. . therefore it must take the value zero between. so m1 = = m2 = √ . (a) (c) dβ dI dβ dI = I=10I0 1 db/W/m2 I0 ln 10 1 db/W/m2 10I0 ln 10 I=100I0 1 = db/W/m2 1000I0 ln 10 39. Section 1. by the Intermediate Value Theorem. Set y = logb x and solve y = 1: y = 1 1 = 1 so x = . (a) Find the point of intersection: f (x) = x + k = ln x. g must be diﬀerentiable (where f = 0). ln b = 1/e. so 1 + ln x = 3. ln b 1/e x = e.4447. x = 4. y = −2x/(5 − x2 ) = −4 at x = 2. y 2 x 2 √ k 1 (b) Since the slopes are equal m1 = √ = m2 = . x 2 x √ Then ln 4 = 4 + k. Note that if f = 0 at a point then g cannot exist (inﬁnite slope). x √ 2 x At the point of intersection k x = ln x. y 2 x 2 √ 42.

46. (a) 0 20 8 (b) as t tends to +∞.142 Chapter 3 44. y − e3x0 = 3e3x0 (x − x0 ). y0 ) be a point on y = e3x then y0 = e3x0 .07. If x = f (y) = ey/2 then y = f −1 (x) = 2 ln x.y = .07x. e). sin(tan−1 x) = x/ 1 + x2 and cos(tan−1 x) = 1/ 1 + x2 . so 1 d −1 (f −1 (x) + 1)2 (3/x)2 3 3 f (x) = − 2 . If the line passes through the origin then (0. 48. 0) must satisfy the equation so −e3x0 = −3x0 e3x0 which gives x0 = 1/3 and thus y0 = e. ln y = 2x ln 3 + 7x ln 5. (1 + x2 )2 1 + x2 (1 + x2 )3/2 51.07y y dx dy/dx dy = 2 ln 3 + 7 ln 5. ln y = ln 5000 + 1. If x = f (y) = 3/(y + 1) then y = f −1 (x) = (3/x) − 1. (a) f (x) = −3/(x + 1)2 . and y = y + 2 sin y cos3 y = 100 1 −2x . y = aeax sin bx + beax cos bx and y = (a2 − b2 )eax sin bx + 2abeax cos bx. f (x) = 1 ex/2 . 2 dx x −1 2 1 and = 2e−f (x)/2 = 2e− ln x = 2x−1 = f (f −1 (x)) x 45. so y − 2ay + (a2 + b2 )y = (a2 − b2 )eax sin bx + 2abeax cos bx − 2a(aeax sin bx + beax cos bx) + (a2 + b2 )eax sin bx = 0. dy dy/dx = 1. dk q(T − T0 ) = k0 exp − dT 2T0 T 49. Let P (x0 . the population tends to 19 95 95 95 lim P (t) = lim = = = 19 t→+∞ t→+∞ 5 − 4e−t/4 5 5 − 4 lim e−t/4 t→+∞ (c) the rate of population growth tends to zero 0 0 8 –80 . hence 1 + x2 (1 + x2 )2 x 1 −2x + 2√ = 0. or = 1. and =− =− = − 2. so f (x) = . or = (2 ln 3 + 7 ln 5)y y dx − q 2T 2 =− qk0 q(T − T0 ) exp − 2T 2 2T0 T 47. dy/dx = 3e3x so mtan = 3e3x0 at P and an equation of the tangent line at P is y − y0 = 3e3x0 (x − x0 ). The point is (1/3. √ √ 50. dx x f (f −1 (x)) 3 3 x d −1 2 (b) f (x) = ex/2 .

3x x2 ex = lim x→0 sin 3x x→0 sin2 3x lim 1 ex = 9 9 58.5 − 1) (2 − 1) (b) ∆x = 0 − (−π/4) = π/4. and lim = x→e (x − e) ln x ln x dx x=e (ln x)2 e 53. A = πr2 and 500π m2 /min. The cases +∞ − (+∞) and −∞ − (−∞) are indeterminate.9657.5) = 0. So θ = sin−1 (y/z) and given 1 − y 2 /z 2 when x = y = 1. 46π π − 180 4 = 0.5. x . lim 3 − 1 x→1 4x 4 x→1 2 x4 ln x = −1 x→1 x4 lim ln x 1 = −1 2 57. x→0 lim ax ln a = ln a 59. x→1 x4 lim 1/x 1 ln x = lim = . because large positive (negative) quantities are added to large positive (negative) quantities. Then: lim does not exist. (1. 62.5.5 − 2 = −0. lim = 0. so = = 2πr(−5) = −500π. . and more information about the sizes is needed. lim (1 + h)π − 1 d =π = π(1 + x)π−1 = (1 + x)π h→0 h dx x=0 x=0 1 − ln x 1/x 1 1 − ln x dy (b) Let y = =− =− . 54. For f (x) choose x→a x→0 cos x. z = 2. dy = sec2 (−π/4) (π/4) = π/2. (a) ∆x = 1. dy = ∆y = −1 −1 ∆x = (−0.9651. .Review Exercises. dθ = dt 1 y dz 1 dy − 2 z dt z dt a = −b − √ 2 y z θ x 61. and (x − 1)2 (2 − 1)2 1 1 − = 2 − 1 = 1. dt dt x=1 y=1 √ when x = y = 1. cot 46◦ = 0. (c) ∆x = 3 − 0 = 3. but lim x→+∞ x→+∞ 56. Consider g(x) = x. In the case +∞ − (−∞) the limit is +∞. Find dθ dt dr dA dA dr = −5. Then 180 4 180 π π π cot 46◦ = cot x ≈ cot − csc2 x− =1−2 4 4 4 with a calculator. (a) when the limit takes the form 0/0 or ∞/∞ (b) Not necessarily. and 25 − 02 = 4 − 5 = −1. and |x| 55. large numbers of opposite sign are subtracted. only if lim f (x) = 0. (a) y = (1 + x)π . 2 1/2 cos x x2 |x|1/2 = +∞. and ∆y = tan 0 − tan(−π/4) = 1. Chapter 3 143 52. 60. dy = √ ∆y = √ 25 − 32 − √ −x = 25 − x2 −0 25 − (0)2 (3) = 0. Then y(e) = 0. in the case −∞ − (+∞) the limit is −∞. cot 46◦ = cot 46π π 46π . and lim x→0 x x→0 x x→0 x2 ex ex ex = lim = lim = +∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ x→+∞ x2 x→+∞ 2x x→+∞ 2 so lim (ex /x2 − 1) = +∞ and thus lim x2 (ex /x2 − 1) = +∞ lim (ex − x2 ) = lim x2 (ex /x2 − 1). let x0 = and x = . so the area is shrinking at a rate of dt dt dr dt dy dz = a and = −b. From the ﬁgure sin θ = y/z. lim g(x) = 0.

n be integers. i. h ± dh = 115(1.2349) ± 2. Then for all n > 0. so A(s)A(t) = A(s + t).55 m. (b) Suppose h > 0. Because if x is irrational. eh ). with φ = 51◦ = dφ = ±0. But. So A(−t) = . Use a similar argument in the case h < 0. 5 51 (b) If |dh| ≤ 5 then |dφ| ≤ cos2 π ≈ 0. 1 becomes A(s)A(t) after s + t seconds.5 π radians.e. (ii) If 0 ≤ −s ≤ t then A(−s)A(s + t) = A(t).5◦ = ±0. K = A(−t). A(−s − t) A(−s)A(−t) 1 1 1 1 1 (c) If n > 0 then A A . 1 1 A(s + t) = = = A(s)A(t).0135 ± 2. (a) If t > 0 then A(−t) is the amount K there was t time-units ago in order that there be 1 unit 1 1 now. K · A(t) = 1. n then f (t) = g(t) for all t. From Part (i) we get A(s + t) = A(s)A(t). A(t) A(t) (b) (i) If s and t are positive. so A = A(1)1/n = b1/n n n n n n 1 1 1 = = A(1)1/n = b1/n from Part (b).144 Chapter 3 63. g are continuous functions of t and f and g are equal on the rational numbers m :n=0 ..48 m and 144. dh = 115 sec2 φ dφ.017 radian. f (tn ) = g(tn ) and thus f (x) = lim f (tn ) = n→+∞ n→+∞ lim g(tn ) = g(x) 2. Then A m =A n 1 n m 1 1 = = A(s)A(t) A(−s − t) A(−s)A(−t) = A(1)m/n = bm/n (e) If f. 1 < < 1/(1 − h). (a) From Figure 1. But this amount is also A(s + t). then the amount 1 becomes A(s) after s seconds. so K = . and (1 − h)−1/h < e < (1 + h)1/h for h < 0. (iv) If s and t are both negative then by Part (i). and that in turn is A(s)A(t) after another t seconds. Raise to the power h: 1 + h < eh < eh − 1 1/(1 − h).A =A n = A(1). h→0 h→0 dx h h .5340. d x ex+h − ex eh − 1 (d) e = lim = ex lim = ex from Part (b).4 it is evident that (1 + h)1/h < e < (1 − h)−1/h provided h > 0. Assume n = 0 and m > 0. i. CHAPTER 3 1. 1) and (h. as said above. eh − 1 (c) The quotient is the slope of the secant line through (0. If n < 0 then by Part (a). and this secant h line converges to the tangent line as h → 0. or ldφ| ≤ 0.. (iii) If 0 ≤ t ≤ −s then A(s + t) = by Parts (i) and (ii). (a) h = 115 tan φ. then let tn be a sequence of rational numbers which converges to x.3.98◦ . so 180 the height lies between 139. h < eh − 1 < h/(1 − h).e. 115 180 51 π radians and 180 MAKING CONNECTIONS. A 1 = n A(1)−1/n A −n (d) Let m.5340 = 142. use The Squeezing Theorem as h + h→0 . Then (1 + h)1/h < e < (1 − h)−1/h .

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