Introduction to differentiation
Introduction to differentiation

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Introduction to differentiation

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the idea of differentiation from first principles

  • differentiate power functions

  • find stationary points of some functions

  • determine the nature of some stationary points using either the first or second derivative tests

  • understand and work with derivatives as rates of change in mathematical models.


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