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Ted Dang (Guest)
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Mar-01-01, 00:10 AM (EST)

"Conditions for following equation to be true"

 f(x) exists, y(x) also existsf(x) is written as g(x,y)My question: Under what conditions does(df/dx) = (pg/px) + (pg/py) (dy/dx)? y x Note that(pg/px) is supposed to be a partial derivative.Thanks in advance.

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alexb
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Mar-02-01, 00:13 AM (EST)

1. "RE: Conditions for following equation to be true"
In response to message #0

 >f(x) exists, y(x) also exists >>f(x) is written as g(x,y) >>My question: Under what conditions does >>>(df/dx) = (pg/px) + (pg/py)(dy/dx)? > If all three terms on the right exist, the left hand-side also exists and they are equal.

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