Average Rate of Change
Average Rate of Change
Common Core: F.IF.6

Average Rate of Change

Author: Graham Pardun

This lesson explains how to find the average rate of change of a function over an interval.

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What the Average Rate of a Function Means and How to Calculate It

In this lesson, I'll introduce you to the idea of the "average rate of change" of a function, relating it to something you're already very familiar with: slope. Then I'll show you how to find the average rate of change for a particular function over certain intervals!