# Find dy/dx for 2 + xy = x. Please show your work to receive credit?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 6, 2018

#### Explanation:

You may be tempted to use implicit differentiation here, but since you have a relatively simple equation, it's much easier to solve for

Now we just use a simple power rule:

There you are! Note that you could have used implicit differentiation to solve this, but by doing this we have a derivative that's in terms of just

Hope that helped :)