Another Related Rate question
Posted on 2014-10-19
A particle p moves on the curve y = x pow(2) + 1 in such a way that dx / dt = 4. If s is the distance of P from the point ( 0, 6 ), find ds / dt : ( a ) in general as a function of x and ( b ) when P is at ( 2, 5).
Please explain how to get started with this problem.
This is University calculus I related rate problem.