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Crystal Kirch

Students will be able to answer the following questions in their WSQ

1. What is the notation for a derivative? How do you read it?

2. Explain step by step the general process of finding the slope of a tangent line

3. Explain step by step the process of finding the equation of a tangent line at any given point, including how to check it on your calculator.

4. Explain the correlation between what we've learned (max/min) and the tangent line being horizontal. Be as specific and detailed as you understand.

Students will be able to solve the following "Secret Questions"

Answer to secret question PAGE 6 #10

Answer to secret question page 7 #13

Answer to secret question page 7 #14

Answer to secret question page 8 #18

Answer to secret question page 9 #19

Answer to secret question page 9 #22

Answer to secret question page 10 #27

Students will learn the following skills:

Concept 1: Finding derivatives + slope at specific points

Concept 2: Finding equation of tangent line at specific point

Concept 3: Finding when tangent line is horizontal

Tutorial

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Source: Created by Crystal Kirch. Problems and pictures taken from Google Images.

Video lesson for Unit V Concept 2

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Video lesson for Unit V Concept 3

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Unit V Concept 4 Video lesson

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