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Calculus – Related Rates – Circle Area Model using Desmos

By | May 13, 2017

Circle Area Model using Desmos In this tutorial students will learn how to create a related rates model.  The model will be created using parametric equations and the Desmos graphing utility.  The model will be used to calculate the rate at which the area of a circle is changing. Dynamic Model Click the link below… Read More »

Calculus – Related Rates – Sliding Ladder Model w/ 3 Snapshots using Desmos

By | May 11, 2017

Sliding Ladder Model w/ 3 Snapshots using Desmos In this tutorial students will learn how to model a related rates problem using parametric equations and a graphing utility. The model will calculated the instantaneous velocity at 3 different snapshots or moments in time.  In this problem the model will calculate the rate at which the… Read More »

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… Read More »