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Applications of Rates of Change

Applications of Rates of Change

Author: Graham Pardun

This lesson explains what these different rates of change mean in real world applications.

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Real-World Examples of Positive, Negative, and Zero Rates of Change

In this lesson, I’ll show you some examples of real-world functions with positive, negative, and zero rates of change--a skydiver hitting terminal velocity, water gushing out of a tank, houses just sitting there, etc.