# State whether the following statement is True or False: If ax+y=a, then ddadydx=12x+12y=12a - Mathematics and Statistics

MCQ
True or False

State whether the following statement is True or False:

If sqrt(x) + sqrt(y) = sqrt("a"), then ("d"y)/("d"x) = 1/(2sqrt(x)) + 1/(2sqrt(y)) = 1/(2sqrt("a"))

• True

• False

#### Solution

False

Concept: Derivatives of Implicit Functions
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