# Problem of the Week

## Updated at Jun 2, 2014 9:08 AM

This week we have another calculus problem:

How can we solve for the derivative of $${x}^{2}+{x}^{5}$$?

Let's start!

$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{2}+{x}^{5}$

 1 Use Power Rule: $$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{n}=n{x}^{n-1}$$.$2x+5{x}^{4}$Done2*x+5*x^4