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Interpret a derivative as a rate of change in applications, including distance, velocity, and acceleration.


The Derivative as a Rate

by Allen Wolmer

Mooculus Calculus Textbook Section 8.2 pp 130-133

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Mooculus Calculus Textbook Exercises, Sect 8.2 pp 134-135 (Ans p 252)

This set of exercises supports the following Standards of Mathematical Practice

  • 1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
  • 2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
  • 5 Use appropriate tools strategically.
  • 6 Attend to precision.
  • 7 Look for and make use of structure.
  • 8 Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.
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