# Using Lagrange Notation

Not a fan of Leibniz notation? We can do implicit differentiation with Lagrange notation just as well.

Things to remember for implicit differentiation with Lagrange notation:

*x'*= 1.

- since
*y*is a function of*x*, any derivative involving*y*must use the chain rule.

- since
*y*is a function of*x*, taking the derivative of*xy*(or of any other product involving both*x*and*y*) requires the product rule.

- since
*y*is a function of*x*, taking the derivative of (or any other quotient involving both*x*and*y*) requires the quotient rule.