Calculus – Related Rates – Sliding Ladder Model using Desmos

By | May 7, 2017

Sliding Ladder Model using Desmos

In this tutorial students will learn how to model a related rates problem.  The students will  use parametric equations and the Desmos graphing utility.  In this problem the student will calculate the rate at which the top of a ladder is sliding down a wall as the bottom of the ladder is moving away from the wall.

Dynamic Model

Click the link below to launch the dynamic model