The Derivative as a Limit
Learners investigate derivatives. In this calculus instructional activity, students investigate the derivative as a limit through the use of the TI-89.
5 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Multiple Representations of Limits
After an introductory activity to demonstrate the theory of a limit, additional activities approach a limit from graphical, numerical, and algebraic methods. The activity looks at the multiple ways of understanding and evaluating a limit.
11th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
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
Calculus: Derivatives 2.5 (new HD version)
By defining the formal definition of a derivative, fï¿½(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...
11 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math
Proofs of Derivatives of Ln(x) and e6x
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...
4 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math