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# Find the derivative of $\tan\left(x+1\right)$

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$\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$
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The derivative of the tangent of a function is equal to secant squared of that function times the derivative of that function, in other words, if ${f(x) = tan(x)}$, then ${f'(x) = sec^2(x)\cdot D_x(x)}$

$\frac{d}{dx}\left(x+1\right)\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$
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The derivative of a sum of two or more functions is the sum of the derivatives of each function

$\left(\frac{d}{dx}\left(x\right)+\frac{d}{dx}\left(1\right)\right)\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$
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The derivative of the constant function ($1$) is equal to zero

$\frac{d}{dx}\left(x\right)\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$

The derivative of the linear function is equal to $1$

$1\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$

Any expression multiplied by $1$ is equal to itself

$\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$
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The derivative of the linear function is equal to $1$

$\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$

$\sec\left(x+1\right)^2$

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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.