Calculus Worksheet: Derivatives of Stepwise Functions (1)
In this derivatives worksheet, students determine if the derivative of the given function exists. If the student determines this is yes, they are directed to find the value. There is one function on this worksheet.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
Making Piecewise Functions Continuous and Differentiable
Students explore the concept of piecewise functions. In this piecewise functions lesson, students discuss how to make a piecewise function continuous and differentiable. Students use their Ti-89 to find the limit of the function as it...
11th - 12th Math
Calculus - Early Transcendentals
This textbook takes the learner from the basic definition of slope through derivatives, integrals, and vector multivariable calculus. Each section is composed primarily of examples, with theoretical introductions and explanations in...
9th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Piecewise Functions, Continuity, and Differentiability
Learners explore the concept of piecewise functions. In this piecewise functions lesson, students find the derivatives of piecewise functions. Learners determine points of discontinuity and jumps in the graph using their Ti-89 calculator.
9th - 12th Math
Rolle’s Theorem and the Mean Value Theorem
Using the derivative to apply the Mean Value Theorem and its more specific cousin, Rolle's Theorem, is valuable practice in determining differentiability and continuity on an interval. This presentation and accompanying worksheet walk...
10th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Determining Direct Variation
Once learners realize what direct variation is, they see it's just a type of linear function. The instructional activity poses a general question that leads to the creation of the y = kx formula. The resource includes discussion prompts...
8th - 11th Math CCSS: Adaptable