# Problem of the Week

## Updated at Sep 3, 2018 4:56 PM

For this week we've brought you this calculus problem.

How can we solve for the derivative of $${y}^{8}+{y}^{6}$$?

Here are the steps:

$\frac{d}{dy} {y}^{8}+{y}^{6}$

 1 Use Power Rule: $$\frac{d}{dx} {x}^{n}=n{x}^{n-1}$$.$8{y}^{7}+6{y}^{5}$Done8*y^7+6*y^5