# Problem of the Week

## Updated at Feb 9, 2015 8:00 AM

This week's problem comes from the calculus category.

How can we find the derivative of $${x}^{6}+x$$?

Let's begin!

$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{6}+x$

 1 Use Power Rule: $$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{n}=n{x}^{n-1}$$.$6{x}^{5}+1$Done6*x^5+1