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Rates of Change
Author

Miles Ford
Organization: St John's Anglican College
Department: Mathematics Department
Education level

College
Description

This notebook lets students explore the concept of rates of change, including:
  • Constant Rate of Change
  • Variable Rate of Change
  • Average Rate of Change
  • Instantaneous Rate of Change
  • Limits
  • Differentiation by First Principles
  • Power Rule
  • Chain Rule
  • Applications of Rates of Change: Motion
Subjects

*Business and Economics
*Education > College
*Mathematics > Calculus and Analysis
*Teaching
Keywords

Constant Rate of Change, Gradient, Variable Rate of Change, Average Rate of Change, Instantaneous Rate of Change, Gradient of the Tangent, Limits, Differentiation by First Principles, Derivative, Speed, Velocity, Derivative of Displacement, Power Rule, Chain Rule, Scalar Quantities, Vector Quantities
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Rates of Change I - 2011.nb (318.8 KB) - Mathematica Notebook