# How do you find the derivative of #(x^2-2)/(x)#?

##### 1 Answer

May 24, 2015

At first sight we might think of using the quotient rule, but I'd rather operate a division here and simplify things for us. That'll be not only faster but show knowledge on derivation.

We see this function

In turn, it can be rewritten as

Now, derivating this sounds easier, doesn't it?