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In this derivative formula worksheet, students solve problems concerning the derivative of constant functions and linear functions. They explore the derivative of the cosine and sums and differences functions. This six-page worksheet contains theorems, explanations, proofs, definitions and approximately six problems to solve.
In this rate equation worksheet, students identify an inflection value for given functions. They determine an expression that stultifies a given rate equation. This three-page worksheet contains definitions, explanations and examples. It provides three multi-step practice problems, with graphs.
In this function of two variables worksheet, students explore the relationship between the derivatives of a function and the shape of the graph. They determine the maximum and minimum value using optimization. Students find the equation of a vertical slice of an object and sketch a picture of the surface graph. This four-page worksheet contains eight multi-step functions.
In this function worksheet, students use various methods to solve functions. They explore the logarithm function, the derivative of an exponential function, and compose a function with a linear equation. This four-page worksheet contains explanations, examples, and four problems.
High schoolers explore the calculator function of the TI-Nspire. In this secondary mathematics lesson, students investigate many of the features of the calculator function of the TI-Nspire. High schoolers review basic computation, square roots, absolute values, exponential functions, logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions, summations and matrices as they explore the TI-Npsire.