[Maxima] How to assign a derivative of a function to a new function?
villate at fe.up.pt
Fri May 9 11:00:11 CDT 2008
On Fri, 2008-05-09 at 12:01 +0200, Philippe Boeraeve wrote:
> am trying to assign a derivative to a new function, in order to know
> the value of the derivative of the function at one point.
Besides the two methods that others have pointed out, there is a third
(%i2) define(y(x), a*x^3+b*x^2+c*x+d)$
(%i3) define(dy(x), diff(y(x),x))$
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