Here’s a list of topics that will be covered on this Thursday’s Quiz. I’ve included the relevant homework problems…
Quiz – Sections 3.1-3
Apply derivative rules to combinations of functions given values of those functions and their derivative at specified values of “x”. (Note – be familiar with the various notations for the derivative and how they are applied.) (Sec 3.2, #31)
Differentiate functions using derivative rules. (Sec. 3.1, #13-31 odd, Sec. 3.2, 3,5,13,15,17)
Find the equation of a tangent line given a curve and a point. (Sec. 3.1, #39, Sec. 3.2, #23)
Find points on a curve where the tangent line is horizontal. (Sec. 3.1, #45,)
Interpret an application of the derivative. (Sec. 3.3, #15,29)
Apply derivative rules to combinations of functions given graphs of those functions. (Sec. 3.2, #35)
Position/Velocity Problem (Sec. 3.3, #3)
I’ll be in early on Friday, and available after school on Thursday until 3:00, when I have to attend a faculty meeting. See you in class!
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