# Find the Derivative - d/dx y=16 fourth root of 4x^4+4

Find the Derivative - d/dx y=16 fourth root of 4x^4+4
Differentiate using the Constant Multiple Rule.
Use to rewrite as .
Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .
Differentiate using the chain rule, which states that is where and .
To apply the Chain Rule, set as .
Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .
Replace all occurrences of with .
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .
Subtract from .
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Combine and .
Move to the denominator using the negative exponent rule .
Combine and .
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factors.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
By the Sum Rule, the derivative of with respect to is .
Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .
Differentiate using the Power Rule which states that is where .
Multiply by .
Since is constant with respect to , the derivative of with respect to is .
Combine fractions. 