2.4 The Chain Rule

2.4 The Chain Rule

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Larson 2.4. The Chain Rule, by Dana Mosely

Russian Nesting Dolls, by Sarah Novak

Source: Sarah Novak at YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lz6Olxb29qA

Matryoshka Doll Surprise, by pimimpa

Source: pimimpa at YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-xMYvVr9fd4

Matryoshka Dolls with Olga & Dema

Video used to represent nested functions

Source: Matryoshka Dolls with Olga & Dema: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NMD8GfTFjM

What the heck is The Chain Rule? by ThatTutorGuy

Source: ThatTutorGuy at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvmVFbeNV1Y

The Chain Rule: Part 1 of 2 by Mathispower4u

Source: Mathispower4u at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PT11CSo-WkQ

The Chain Rule: Part 2 of 2 by Mathispower4u

Source: Mathispower4u at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1x_wMYFOliQ

Chain rule for derivatives, with product rule by integralCALC

Long problem

Source: integralCALC at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qby4iORgoK8

Chain Rule with Trigonometric Functions by ProfRobBob

Source: ProfRobBob at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wEjlnazgDA

Chain Rule with Trig Functions Harder Examples by ProfRobBob

Source: ProfRobBob at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLYNlCarAmU

Chains f(g(x)) and the Chain Rule by MIT OpenCourseWare

Source: MIT OpenCourseWare at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQrKXo89nHA