2.8 Related Rates

# 2.8 Related Rates - differentiate both sides of the...

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Guidelines for Solving Related- Rate Problems n Read the problem carefully. n Draw a diagram if possible. n Introduce notation. Assign symbols to all quantities that are functions of time. n Express the given info. and the required rate in terms of derivatives .
n Write an eqn. that relates the various quantities of the problem. n Using the Chain Rule, implicitly

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Unformatted text preview: differentiate both sides of the equation with respect to t. n Substitute all known values for variables and rates of change into eqn. Solve for required rate of change. Joke Time n What goes hum-choo, hum choo? n A bee with a cold! n What did the bee say to the other bee in the summer? n Swarm here isn’t it?...
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## This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course MATH 112 taught by Professor Jarvis during the Fall '08 term at BYU.

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