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

##### 1 Answer

Jun 30, 2016

#### Explanation:

First I'm going to walk you through a nice way of deriving the inverse trig derivatives.

Start with

Rearranging we get that

Hence,

Note that

We obtain that:

Now that we know the general form, we use the chain rule.

For

So