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The Reciprocal Trigonometric Functions
Trigonometry Trigonometric Functions
How to define the reciprocal trigonometric functions, the reciprocal identities, and the Pythagorean identities.
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Inverse Trigonometric Functions
Precalculus Basic Trigonometry
How to use inverse trig functions to find angles in right triangles.
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The Reciprocal Trigonometric Functions
Precalculus Trigonometric Functions
How to define the reciprocal trigonometric functions, the reciprocal identities, and the Pythagorean identities.
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Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions
Calculus The Derivative
How to infer the derivative of the natural log function using a calculator investigation.
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Continuity
Calculus Limits and Continuity
How to determine whether a function f(x) is continuous at a particular point x=a.
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Graphing the Reciprocal Trigonometric Functions
Trigonometry Trigonometric Functions
How to use the unit circle to derive identities that are useful in graphing the reciprocal trigonometric functions.
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Graphing the Reciprocal Trigonometric Functions
Precalculus Trigonometric Functions
How to use the unit circle to derive identities that are useful in graphing the reciprocal trigonometric functions.
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Graphing Polynomial Functions with Repeated Factors
Precalculus Polynomial and Rational Functions
How we identify the behavior of a polynomial graph near an xintercept.
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Computing Difference Quotients
Precalculus Equations of Lines, Parabolas and Circles
How to compute and simplify the difference quotient of a linear function.
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Computing Difference Quotients
Precalculus Introduction to Functions
How to compute and simplify the difference quotient of a linear function.
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Evaluating Limits Algebraically, Part 2
Calculus Limits and Continuity
How to evaluate the limit of a function at points where it is not continuous.
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Writing an Equation to Describe a Table
Algebra Graphs and Functions
How to write a function to describe a table of values.
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Graphs with Holes
Precalculus Polynomial and Rational Functions
How to graph a rational function when there is a common factor in the numerator and denominator
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Chain Rule: The General Logarithm Rule
Calculus Techniques of Differentiation
How to differentiate a composite function when the outside function is the natural logarithm.
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The Product Rule
Calculus Techniques of Differentiation
How to differentiate a product of two functions.
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The Reflection y = f(x)
Precalculus Introduction to Functions
How to reflect the graph of y = f(x) across the yaxis.
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Limits at a Glance
Precalculus Polynomial and Rational Functions
How to quickly find the limit of a rational function as x goes to infinity.
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Graph of Logarithmic Functions
Algebra 2 Inverse, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
How to find the graph of a logarithmic equation with a base greater than one.
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Evaluating the Tangent Function
Trigonometry Trigonometric Functions
How to evaluate the tangent of 3*pi/4.
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Graph of the Tangent Function
Trigonometry Trigonometric Functions
How to graph y = tan(theta) for 0 <= theta < pi/2.
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