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You are not logged in. #2 20051203 08:48:27
Re: What is a partial derivative?partial derivative is basically holding one variable constant and differentiating with respect to another variable. for example: z = 3x + 4y #4 20051203 09:19:15
Re: What is a partial derivative?one use is in optimization problems. if you want to find the minimum cost of constructing, oh i don't don't, say a can, you would probably use partial derivaties. 