# Applications of Derivatives: Finding Maxima and Minima

In this derivative learning exercise, students use the second derivative test to determine the maxima and minima of given functions. They explore real life problems to complete the optimization of a problem. This two-page learning exercise contains definitions, examples, explanations, and four problems.

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