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# Unit 3: Derivatives: chain rule and other advanced topics

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## About this unit

The chain rule tells us how to find the derivative of a composite function. This is an exceptionally useful rule, as it opens up a whole world of functions (and equations!) we can now differentiate. Also learn how to use all the different derivative rules together in a thoughtful and strategic manner.### Learn

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- Identify composite functionsGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
- Chain rule introGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
- Chain rule with tablesGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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- Derivatives of aˣ and logₐxGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
- Chain rule capstoneGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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- Implicit differentiationGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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- Differentiating functions: Find the errorGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
- Manipulating functions before differentiationGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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- Differentiating using multiple rules: strategyGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
- Differentiating using multiple rulesGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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- Second derivativesGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
- Second derivatives (implicit equations)Get 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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- Disguised derivativesGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!

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