A quotient is the result of dividing two terms or expressions. e.g. is a quotient.
To differentiate a quotient the best way is often to use the Quotient Rule.
The Quotient Rule Formula
The Quotient Rule looks complex, but with practice, which is essential, it should become more straightforward.
Alternative Quotient Rule Formula
The Quotient Rule can also be written in notation:
Note: The derivative of the quotient is undefined for values of x that make v zero.