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# Find the derivative using the quotient rule $\frac{d}{dx}\left(\frac{1}{\cot\left(x\right)-1}\right)$

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##  Final answer to the problem

$\frac{1+\cot\left(x\right)^2}{\left(\cot\left(x\right)-1\right)^2}$
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Apply the quotient rule for differentiation, which states that if $f(x)$ and $g(x)$ are functions and $h(x)$ is the function defined by ${\displaystyle h(x) = \frac{f(x)}{g(x)}}$, where ${g(x) \neq 0}$, then ${\displaystyle h'(x) = \frac{f'(x) \cdot g(x) - g'(x) \cdot f(x)}{g(x)^2}}$

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

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

Learn how to solve problems step by step online. Find the derivative using the quotient rule d/dx(1/(cot(x)-1)). Apply the quotient rule for differentiation, which states that if f(x) and g(x) are functions and h(x) is the function defined by {\displaystyle h(x) = \frac{f(x)}{g(x)}}, where {g(x) \neq 0}, then {\displaystyle h'(x) = \frac{f'(x) \cdot g(x) - g'(x) \cdot f(x)}{g(x)^2}}. The derivative of the constant function (1) is equal to zero. Any expression multiplied by 0 is equal to 0. x+0=x, where x is any expression.

##  Final answer to the problem

$\frac{1+\cot\left(x\right)^2}{\left(\cot\left(x\right)-1\right)^2}$

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