# Problem of the Week

## Updated at Mar 21, 2016 10:40 AM

This week's problem comes from the calculus category.

How would you differentiate $$2x+{x}^{6}$$?

Let's begin!

$\frac{d}{dx} 2x+{x}^{6}$

 1 Use Power Rule: $$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{n}=n{x}^{n-1}$$.$2+6{x}^{5}$Done2+6*x^5