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Maxima Minima Slope Intuition

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Before solving any problems, Sal gives an overview of what happens to the slope, first derivative, and second derivative at local maxima and minima to give the viewer a more intuitive feel for these types of problems.
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Optimization Example 4

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal does another optimization example, this time, minimizing the total cost of an open rectangular box. In this problem, the volume can be defined in terms of a single variable and given a cost model, he builds a cost equation. He finds...
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Graphing with Calculus

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In a problem where you are not given the original function, but rather only three known points on the graph and a few additional pieces of information about when the first and second derivatives are positive or negative, Sal shows how...
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Optimization with Calculus 3

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Using what one learned about finding the minimum and maximum of functions, the optimization problem to find two numbers whose product is -16 and whose sum of squares is a minimum is solved. Sal starts by writing the equations and...
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Calculus: Derivatives 3

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
This video covers the differential notation dy/dx and generalizes the rule for finding the derivative of any polynomial. It also extends the notion of the derivatives covered in the Khan Academy videos, "Calculus Derivatives 2Ó and...
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Calculus: Derivatives 2

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal continues where he left off with the last video, "Derivatives 1,Ó by looking at the equation y = x^2 and examining the slope of the secant line at a specific point, and again defining the limit as x approaches zero to get the slope...
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Calculus: Derivatives 2.5 (new HD version)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
By defining the formal definition of a derivative, f�(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 functions.
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Calculus: Derivatives 2 (new HD version)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal continues where he left off with the last video, "Derivatives 1,Ó by looking at the equation y = x2 and examining the slope of the secant line at a specific point. He continues with defining the limit as x approaches zero to get the...
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Calculus: Derivatives 1

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal defines the term derivative by taking the listener on a well-organized tour of slope. First, he reviews the concept of slope of a line from algebra, then extends this idea to look at the slope of the curve by first examining a secant...
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Calculus: Derivatives 1 (new HD version)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal defines the term derivative by taking the listener on a well-organized tour of slope. First, he reviews the concept of slope of a line from algebra, then extends this idea to look at the slope of the curve by first examining a secant...
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Calculus: Derivative of x^(x^x)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal starts with an example of finding dy/dx of y = x2 and builds to showing the solution to the more complicated implicit differentiation problem of finding the derivative of y in terms of x of y = x ^ x ^ x .
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Product Rule

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Sal defines the product rule and then shows two examples of how it is used. He then shows an example of finding the derivative by using both the chain rule and product rule together.
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Exploring Derivatives Using Lists

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners explore lists and determine the derivative for that list. They use regressions to discover equations.
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Worksheet 12: Functions

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students are given 7 problems in which they differentiate, figure rate of change, determine value, and prove formulas.
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Worksheet 7: Slope and Tangents

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
Providing both review and practice problems, this worksheet prompts students to answer five questions having to do with slope, tangents lines, graphing, the Squeeze Theorem, differentiable functions and derivatives. This activity could...
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Calculus Worksheet

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this calculus worksheet, students solve 10 different problems that include determining the first derivative in each. First, they apply properties of logarithmic functions to expand the right side of each equation. Then, students...
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Lesson 22- Related Rates

For Students 11th - 12th
Directions are written to solve a related rate problem step by step. There are five example problems to practice solving for related rates.  Use of the Chain Rule and/or implicit differentiation is one of the key steps to solving these...
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Worksheet 13 - Implicit Differentiation

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this implicit differentiation worksheet, students differentiate expressions and identify the derivative of a function. This one-page worksheet contains six multi-step problems.
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Worksheet 12 - Differentiable Functions

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this differentiable function worksheet, students identify differentiable functions and calculate the derivative of a function. This two-page worksheet contains eight multi-step problems.
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Worksheet 9 - Functions

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this function worksheet, students explain continuous and noncontinuous function and graph derivatives. This two-page worksheet contains seven multi-step problems.
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Worksheet 11 - Fall 95

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
In this calculus worksheet, pupils solve differentiable functions, determine the inverse of a function and identify the derivative. This one-page worksheet contains seven multi-step problems.
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Worksheet 28 - Functions

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this function worksheet, students identify functions which are their own derivative. They determine the vertical and horizontal asymptotes of functions. This one-page worksheet contains seven multi-step problems.
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Worksheet 7 - Derivative

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this derivative worksheet, pupils derive the equation of a plane containing given points. This one-page worksheet contains eight multi-step problems.
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Worksheet 24 - Derivative

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this derivative worksheet, pupils identify second derivatives and find the directional derivative of a function. They also list the extremes and saddle points of a function. This one-page worksheet contains seven multi-step problems.