# How do you find the derivative of #x^2 - y^2 = 16#?

##### 1 Answer

May 26, 2015

I assume that we want to find

Our choices are: solve for

OR

leave the function

Because this question was posted under Implicit Differentiation, we'll do that.

so the derivative with respect to

We write:

Now find the derivatives (remembering that

Solve for