Tag Archives: derivative

Calculus – Derivative Rules Playlist

By | October 24, 2016

Derivative Rules Playlist Everyone loves a shortcut.  In previous tutorials you learned how to use the difference quotient.  Using the difference quotient is like learning how a machine works.  It can be time consuming, tedious, detailed and many times frustrating.  The derivative rules ease those concerns and help you to get to the solution quicker. Click… Read More »

Calculus – Quotient Rule Derivative Shortcut

By | October 23, 2016

Quotient Rule In this tutorial students learn how to use the quotient rule derivative shortcut to evaluate the derivative of a function.

Calculus – Product Rule Derivative Shortcut

By | October 22, 2016

Product Rule In this tutorial students learn how to use the product rule derivative shortcut to evaluate the derivative of a function.

Calculus – Power Rule Derivative Shortcut

By | October 21, 2016

Power Rule In this tutorial students learn how to use the power rule derivative shortcut to evaluate the derivative of a function.

Calculus – Constant Multiple Rule Derivative Shortcut

By | October 19, 2016

Constant Multiple Rule In this tutorial students learn how to use the constant multiple rule to evaluate the derivative of a function.

Calculus – Constant Rule Derivative Shortcut

By | October 18, 2016

Constant Rule In this tutorial students learn how to use the constant rule to evaluate the derivative of a function.

Calculus – Difference Quotient on a Reciprocal Function

By | October 15, 2016

Difference Quotient on a Reciprocal Function In this tutorial students learn how to use the difference quotient. Once the derivative is found the students will then write the equation of the tangent line. Finally the students will verify the results with the TI-84 Plus C graphing calculator.

Calculus – Difference Quotient on an Exponential Function

By | October 13, 2016

Difference Quotient on an Exponential Function In this tutorial students learn how to use the difference quotient on an exponential function. The students will also verify the results with the TI-84 Plus C graphing calculator.

Calculus – Difference Quotient on a Quadratic Equation

By | October 11, 2016

Difference Quotient on a Quadratic Equation In this tutorial students learn how to use the difference quotient on a quadratic equation. The students will also find the equation of the tangent line at the specified point. The students will also use the TI-84 Plus C to verify their results.

Calculus – Difference Quotient on a Linear Function

By | October 10, 2016

Difference Quotient on a Linear Function In this tutorial students learn how to use the difference quotient on a linear function.  The students will also find the equation of the tangent line at the specified point. Finally, the students will use the TI-84 Plus C to verify their work.