I have a parametric curve of the form
How do I take the derivative of that function in Mathematica? Is there a certain function I should use?
closed as off-topic by Artes, Kuba, rasher, Yves Klett, ubpdqn Apr 24 '14 at 10:58
The Mathematica built-in function
For your problem it would be used like this:
A function you can use as the derivative of f is defined by
For example, here it is used to make a plot.