# How do you use the product rule to find the derivative of #y=x*ln(x)# ?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 29, 2018

#### Explanation:

The product rule states that for a function

In our equation, we have:

#g(x) = x# #h(x) = ln(x)#

We compute the derivatives:

#g'(x) = 1# #h'(x) = 1/x#

We use the product rule: