# What is the derivative of e^(2x)?

Aug 6, 2015

$2 {e}^{2 x}$

#### Explanation:

Use the chain rule:

$f = g \left(h\right)$ => $f ' = h ' g ' \left(h\right)$

With:

$g = {e}^{u}$ => $g ' = {e}^{u}$
$h = 2 x$ => $h ' = 2$