### A program on a TI82 that gives the
derivative of a monomial, by
Thomas, an 8th
grader
.

Thomas had worked on finding slope of straight lines then did some
slopes of curves with Don (see chapter 14). He came up with this without
any suggestion from Don. :ClrHome

:Disp "Welcome to the ","
Derivativs Prog"

:ClrHome

:Disp "Enter the","Coefficient of
x"

:Input Y

:ClrHome

:Disp"Enter the power","of x"

:Input
Z

:ClrHome

:Disp"The Derivative","of your
function"

:Pause

:Disp (Y*Z),"--------------x^",(Z-1)

:Stop

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