# optimization problems   6 videos

• #### Optimization Problems: Applications to Economics

##### CalculusApplications of the Derivative

How to use the optimization methods of calculus to optimize cost or revenue.

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• #### Optimization Using the Closed Interval Method

##### CalculusApplications of the Derivative

How to evaluate the limit of a function at points where it is not continuous.

• #### Optimization Using the First Derivative Test

##### CalculusApplications of the Derivative

How to evaluate the limit of a function as x goes to infinity (or minus infinity), and how to determine the horizontal asymptote of its graph.

• #### Optimization Using the Second Derivative Test

##### CalculusApplications of the Derivative

How to compute the average velocity of an object moving in one dimension from a graph of its position vs. time.

• #### Definite Integrals and Area

##### CalculusThe Definite Integral

How to use definite integrals to find the area between a curve or under a curve.

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• #### Position, Velocity and Acceleration

##### CalculusAntiderivatives and Differential Equations

How to solve position, velocity and acceleration problems using differentiation equations.

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