Math Questions and Answers

Start Your Free Trial

`y = ln|csc(x)|` Find the derivative of the function.

Expert Answers info

Lix Lemjay eNotes educator | Certified Educator

calendarEducator since 2012

write1,296 answers

starTop subjects are Math and Science


To take the derivative of this, use the formula:

`(ln u)' = 1/u*u'`

Applying that, y' will be:


Take note that the derivative of cosecant is `(csctheta)' = -cscthetacottheta` .




Therefore, the derivative of the given function is `y'=-cotx` .

check Approved by eNotes Editorial