# Question:First and second derivatives of Nth degree polynomials

## Question:First and second derivatives of Nth degree polynomials

Maple

Suppose

$P(x,y)=\sum_{i+j=0}^N \alpha_{i}x^{i}y^{j}$

is a multivariable polynomial of Nth degree. How may I express the first and second derivatives of $P(x,y)$ through Maplesoft?

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