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Key for the Calculus Challenge Exam in 00-2
1. (a) We can divide out x 1 from both numerator and denominator obtaining:
lim
x 1
x3 1
x2 + x + 1
limx1(x2 + x + 1)
3
= lim 3
=
=
41
2+x+1
3 + x2 + x + 1)
x 1 x + x
x
limx1 (x
4
One can use lHospitals rule to
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[5] 1.
Find the tangent line to the curve y =
x
at the point where x = 1.
1 + x2
Solution:
1 + x2
1
2x
Quotient Rule:
y ( x) =
Evaluation:
m = y (1) =
Line:
y=
x(2x)
(1 + x2 )2
1
(2)
2
22
2
=
1
4
1
UBC-SFU-UVic-UNBC Calculus Exam Solutions, June 2001
UBC Mathematics Resources by Philip D. Loewen
d
(ex tan x) = ex tan x + ex sec2 x.
dx
2000
x
2x + 1/7 .
(b) Chain Rule: f (x) = 2001 x2 +
7
2 x
7
1. (a) Product Rule:
(c) g (t) =
2
4
2
cos(2 ln t), g (t
Key for the 2002 Calculus Challenge Exam
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calculus challenge examination will have used a variety of texts and been exposed to a variety of
teaching styles.
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Short Key for 2004 Calculus Challenge Exam
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approaches to a question could garner full marks.
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[3] 1.
Given f (x) =
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sin x
, nd f (x). (Algebraic simplication is not required.)
ln(x2 + ecos x )
Solution: By the quotient rule and the chain rule,
(cos x) ln x2 + ecos x (sin x)
f (x) =
2x + ecos x
DERIVATIVES BASICS
Derivatives Sine and Cosine functions
Derivative
Derivative
Derivative
Derivative
Derivative
Derivative
of
of
of
of
of
of
y
y
y
y
y
y
=
=
=
=
=
=
sin x is y = cos x
cos x is y = -sin x
sin (f(x) is y = cos (f(x) * f(x)
cos (f(x) is y =