# Problem of the Week

## Updated at Apr 2, 2018 2:20 PM

This week's problem comes from the calculus category.

How can we solve for the derivative of $$6x+\sqrt{x}$$?

Let's begin!

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

 1 Use Power Rule: $$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{n}=n{x}^{n-1}$$.$6+\frac{1}{2\sqrt{x}}$Done6+1/(2*sqrt(x))