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Spring 2011 MA 22000 – Topics List I. Evaluating a function when the input is not numeric For example: ( f ( x + Δ x ) f ( x )) / Δ x II. Composition of functions III. Finding limits Using a table From a graph By direct substitution By factoring and canceling In the definition of derivative (limit of a difference quotient) IV. Finding values where function is not differentiable Using a graph V. Using derivative rules Power rule Product rule Quotient rule General power rule (chain rule) VI. Applications using the derivative Finding the slope/equation of a tangent line; finding point(s) where slope of a tangent line
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Unformatted text preview: has a given value Finding the rate of change of a function Finding a marginal function and its use in estimating actual change Finding velocity Finding the value of a derivative at a given point VII. Applications not using the derivative Finding the y-value of a point Finding the average rate of change Finding the actual change Estimating the slope of a graph at a point using a grid Estimating the average rate of change and rate of change of a function using a grid VIII Lines in the plane and slope...
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This note was uploaded on 01/21/2012 for the course MA 22000 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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