Applications of Derivatives: General Rules for Optimization
In this minima and maxima worksheet, students find the global and local maxima and minima of one function. They work in small groups to solve one optimization problem. Steps for solving are listed on the page.
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Extreme Derivative Word Problem (advanced)
Sal shows the complex solution to a challenging derivative problem about ï¿½normalinesï¿½. This is probably beyond the scope of most first year calculus students but might be an interesting problem to show how complex these problems can...
4 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math
Chain Rule for Derivatives, with Product Rule
Unchain the product rule. The 10th video in a series of 31 provides an example of the chain rule in conjunction with the product rule. Using a binomial and a trinomial raised to powers as factors, the presenter works through the process...
9 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math