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# Find the derivative of $\frac{1-\cos\left(2x\right)}{2}$

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##  Final answer to the problem

$\sin\left(2x\right)$
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##  Step-by-step Solution 

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The derivative of a function multiplied by a constant ($\frac{1}{2}$) is equal to the constant times the derivative of the function

$\frac{1}{2}\frac{d}{dx}\left(1-\cos\left(2x\right)\right)$

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$\frac{1}{2}\frac{d}{dx}\left(1-\cos\left(2x\right)\right)$

Learn how to solve differential calculus problems step by step online. Find the derivative of (1-cos(2x))/2. The derivative of a function multiplied by a constant (\frac{1}{2}) is equal to the constant times the derivative of the function. The derivative of a sum of two or more functions is the sum of the derivatives of each function. The derivative of a function multiplied by a constant is equal to the constant times the derivative of the function. Multiply the fraction and term in -\left(\frac{1}{2}\right)\frac{d}{dx}\left(\cos\left(2x\right)\right).

##  Final answer to the problem

$\sin\left(2x\right)$

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###  Main Topic: Differential Calculus

The derivative of a function of a real variable measures the sensitivity to change of a quantity (a function value or dependent variable) which is determined by another quantity (the independent variable). Derivatives are a fundamental tool of calculus.