# What is the derivative of #2^(1/2) (x + 2)#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 23, 2016

The answer is

#### Explanation:

A good starting off point is distribution of the outside constant with the inside of the parentheses...

Now, we're going to use the power rule. Subtract 1 from the exponent of every variable, and put the original exponent in the front. The result?