132 Videos for "derivatives"

Derivatives of Polynomial Functions  Concept
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How to compute the derivative of a polynomial function using two properties of the derivative. 
Derivatives of Exponential Functions  Concept
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How to use the definition of the derivative to find a derivative formula for exponential functions. 
The Derivative Function  Problem 1
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How to use the definition of the derivative to find a formula for the derivative function. 
The Derivative Function  Problem 2
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How to use values of the derivative obtained by estimating slopes of tangent lines to sketch the graph of the derivative function. 
The Definition of the Derivative  Problem 1
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How to compute the derivative of a function at a point x=a using the definition of the derivative. 
The Derivative Function  Concept
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How to define the derivative function f'(x). 
The Derivative Function  Problem 3
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How to approximate the derivative function numerically, and how to use this approximation to estimate zeros of the derivative. 
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions  Concept
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How to infer the derivative of the natural log function using a calculator investigation. 
Derivatives of Power Functions  Concept
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How to determine the derivative of a power function. 
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions  Problem 3
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How to use the change of base formula to compute the derivative of log functions of any base. 
Derivatives of Power Functions  Problem 1
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How to compute the derivatives of several power functions, including negative and fractional powers. 
Derivatives of Linear Functions  Concept
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How to determine the derivative of a linear function. 
Derivatives of Linear Functions  Problem 1
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How to recognize the derivative of several linear functions. 
The Definition of the Derivative  Problem 2
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How to estimate the derivative of a function at a point x=a. 
Derivative Notation  Concept
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How to recognize and use Newton's and Leibniz's notation for the derivative. 
The Definition of the Derivative  Concept
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How to define the derivative of a function at a point x=a. 
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions  Problem 1
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How to use properties of the derivative to find the derivative of a function that contains a natural log term. 
The Definition of the Derivative  Problem 3
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How to compute the derivative using the definition, and how to find an equation of the line tangent to its graph at a point. 
Derivatives of Polynomial Functions  Problem 3
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How to find points on the graph of a polynomial function with a given slope. 
Derivatives of Exponential Functions  Problem 3
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How to use properties of the derivative (and properties of exponents) to differentiate functions that are partly exponential.