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3.4 - Concavity and the Second Derivative Test

3.4 - Concavity and the Second Derivative Test

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Tutorial

Larson 3.4. Concavity and Second Derivative Test, by Dana Mosely

Concavity, concave upwards and concave downwards intervals, by Khan Academy

Concepts Explained

Source: Khan Academy at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcEqOzNov4E

Inflection Points and Concavity Intuition, Khan Academy

Concepts Expained

Source: Khan Academy at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dIE22eL6q90

Concavity, Inflection Points and Second Derivatives, by patrickJMT

Concept + Examples

Source: patrickJMT at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1N8zyVhWxM

How to Find Concavity in Calculus : Calculus Explained by eHow

Example

Concavity and Inflection Points, by integralCALC

Example

Source: integralCALC at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xcMWiCN1Lwo

Ex: Determine Increasing/Decreasing/Concavity Intervals of a Rational Function, by Mathispower4u

Example

Source: Mathispower4u at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lRLpQeq_vA

Local Min Max::Trigonometric Derivative::Concavity::Limiting Range::Part 1 by MasterMathCourses

Trigonometric Function Example

Source: MasterMathCourses at youTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNl9maiABtw

Local Min Max::Trigonometric Derivative::Concavity::Limiting Range::Part 2 by MasterMathCourses

Source: MasterMathCourses at youTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gOaadyLwLGM

2nd Deriv. Test Concavity with Trig and Extrema - Section 3.4(Part 2) by Mrmathblog

Source: mrmathblog at YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5VtOsMKfkA