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Derivatives: Instantaneous Rate of Change

Young scholars explore the concept of derivatives.  In this derivatives lesson, students find the derivatives of the cosine function on the Ti-Nspire.  Young scholars use the definition of derivative to find the derivative of the cosine function as h approaches zero.  Students compare their answer with the derivative through differentiation.

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Resource Details

11th - 12th
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning