11 Videos for "equations of tangent lines"

Lines in Polar Coordinates  Problem 3
Math › Precalculus › Polar Coordinates and Complex Numbers
How to find equations of a line tangent to a circle in polar and rectangular coordinates. 
The Product Rule  Problem 3
Math › Calculus › Techniques of Differentiation
How to differentiate a product of two functions when values of each function are given, and how to find an equation of a tangent line to the product function's graph. 
Derivatives of Exponential Functions  Problem 2
Math › Calculus › The Derivative
How to use the derivative of an exponential function to find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of f(x) = e^x. 
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions  Problem 2
Math › Calculus › The Derivative
How to find an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f(x)=ln(x) at a point, and how to use the tangent to approximate values of natural log. 
The Definition of the Derivative  Problem 3
Math › Calculus › The Derivative
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 Power Functions  Problem 2
Math › Calculus › The Derivative
How to compute the derivative of f(x) = x^(2) and how to find an equation of the line tangent to its graph at x= 2. 
Derivatives of Power Functions  Problem 3
Math › Calculus › The Derivative
How to compute the derivative of f(x) = x^(1/2) and how to find an equation of the line tangent to its graph at x= 9. 
Derivatives of Polynomial Functions  Problem 2
Math › Calculus › The Derivative
How to compute the derivative of a polynomial function at a point, and how to find an equation of the line tangent to its graph at that point. 
Converting from Rectangular Coordinates to Polar  Problem 1
Math › Precalculus › Polar Coordinates and Complex Numbers
How to convert a rectangular equation into polar form. 
Converting from Polar Coordinates to Rectangular  Concept
Math › Precalculus › Polar Coordinates and Complex Numbers
How to convert a polar equation into rectangular form.