Refine Your Results

Content Curators

Grades

Subjects

Resource Types

Standards

Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

547 resources with the concept derivatives

9:52
Lesson Planet

Proof: d/dx(ln x)=1/x

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Using the definition of a limit, various properties of logarithms, and a definition of e, Sal shows the proof of derivative of ln x = 1/x. Note: The video titled "Proof of Derivatives of Ln(x) and e^x,Ó has a clearer explanation of this...
4:40
Lesson Planet

Proof: d/dx(e^x) = e6x

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Using the derivative of ln x, the chain rule, and the definition of a limit, Sal shows a proof that derivative of ex = ex. Note: The video titled "Proof of Derivatives of Ln(x) and e^x,Ó has a clearer explanation of this proof.
9:50
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivatives 3

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
This video covers the differential notation dy/dx and generalizes the rule for finding the derivative of any polynomial. It also extends the notion of the derivatives covered in the Khan Academy videos, "Calculus Derivatives 2Ó and...
9:30
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivatives 2

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal continues where he left off with the last video, "Derivatives 1,Ó by looking at the equation y = x^2 and examining the slope of the secant line at a specific point, and again defining the limit as x approaches zero to get the slope...
11:05
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivatives 2.5 (new HD version)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
By defining the formal definition of a derivative, f�(x), Sal is able to find the general form of the derivate function for the example f(x) = x2. He continues to stress the importance of an intuitive understanding of derivative functions.
8:28
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivatives 2 (new HD version)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal continues where he left off with the last video, "Derivatives 1,Ó by looking at the equation y = x2 and examining the slope of the secant line at a specific point. He continues with defining the limit as x approaches zero to get the...
9:26
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivatives 1

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal defines the term derivative by taking the listener on a well-organized tour of slope. First, he reviews the concept of slope of a line from algebra, then extends this idea to look at the slope of the curve by first examining a secant...
15:43
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivatives 1 (new HD version)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal defines the term derivative by taking the listener on a well-organized tour of slope. First, he reviews the concept of slope of a line from algebra, then extends this idea to look at the slope of the curve by first examining a secant...
9:02
Lesson Planet

Calculus: Derivative of x^(x^x)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal starts with an example of finding dy/dx of y = x2 and builds to showing the solution to the more complicated implicit differentiation problem of finding the derivative of y in terms of x of y = x ^ x ^ x .
12:27
Lesson Planet

Proofs of Derivatives of Ln(x) and e6x

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this video, Sal takes on the challenge of proving both the derivative of ln x = 1/x and of ex = ex, showing that no circular logic is used in the proof.  It contains a clearer version of both proofs shown in the videos titled, _Proof...
8:39
Lesson Planet

Proof: d/dx(e^x) = e6x

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Using the derivative of ln x, the chain rule, and the definition of a limit, Sal shows a proof that derivative of ex = ex. Note: The video titled �Proof of Derivatives of Ln(x) and e^x,� has a clearer explanation of this proof.
8:49
Lesson Planet

Product Rule

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal defines the product rule and then shows two examples of how it is used. He then shows an example of finding the derivative by using both the chain rule and product rule together.
Lesson Planet

Exploring Derivatives Using Lists

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners explore lists and determine the derivative for that list. They use regressions to discover equations. 
Lesson Planet

Differentiation Quiz - Form D

For Teachers 11th - 12th
In this differentiation quiz worksheet, students solve 10 short answer questions. Students take the derivatives of ten functions using differentiation rules and uv substitution.
Lesson Planet

Calculus 3.6 - The Chain Rule

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Greg Kelly puts together another great slide presentation to demonstrate ways to combine derivative rules to evaluate more complicated functions. This pattern is called the chain rule.  He shows step by step ways to solve these...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - Unit 7 Review: Differential Equations

For Students 10th - 12th
New ReviewDifferentiate everyone's knowledge. Pupils work through nine review questions to highlight key concepts from Unit 7. Items range from finding slope fields and reasoning with them to finding general and particular solutions of...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - Verifying Solutions for Differential Equations

For Students 10th - 12th
New ReviewFind out if it is truly the solution. An informative presentation provides viewers with multiple examples of finding the particular solution to a differential equation. Learners find out how to verify the solution by differentiating the...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and Accumulation Functions

For Students 10th - 12th
Connect integrals with differentiation. The beginning of the video introduces the definition of an accumulation function. Scholars learn about the relationship between integrals and derivatives. Using what is commonly known as Part Two...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC Unit 4 Review: Analytical Applications of Differentiation

For Students 10th - 12th
It's nice to know that there are actual real-world uses of derivatives. Scholars review their knowledge of the applications of derivatives from the unit. They work on a set of practice problems to test their understanding.
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - L'Hopital's Rule

For Students 10th - 12th
Direct substitution fails. Now what? The seventh of eight videos in Unit 4 - Contextual Applications looks at L'Hopital's rule. Scholars learn to take the derivative of both the numerator and denominator of a function when substitution...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - Approximating a Function's Value Using Local Linearity

For Students 10th - 12th
No need to be exact every time. Pupils watch an engaging video on approximating function values. They see how to write the equation of a tangent line, use it to calculate approximations, and then determine whether it is an overestimate...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - Solving Related Rates Problems

For Students 10th - 12th
A solution to a lack of resources on related rates awaits. Viewers of an educational video learn how to solve related rates problems. They build on their prior experience of related rates to write equations for contextual situations,...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - Introduction to Related Rates

For Students 10th - 12th
Here's a video for those who can relate to being confused about related rates. The fourth of eight lessons in Unit 4 - Contextual Applications looks at related rates. Individuals learn to write equations that show a relationship between...
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet

Calculus AB/BC - Rates of Change in Applied Contexts Other Than Motion

For Students 10th - 12th
Stay a while—and learn about rates of change. Scholars learn about rates of change not related to motion by watching an informative video. They see how to interpret derivatives in different contexts, paying particular attention to...