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Graphing Derivatives
This Demonstration illustrates the connection between a function and its derivative on two separate graphs. The green vertical bars indicate the value of the rate of change at the point of tangency.
Contributed by:
Joshua Fritz
,
Chad Pierson
, and
Angela Sharp
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Joshua Fritz
,
Chad Pierson
, and
Angela Sharp
"
Graphing Derivatives
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/GraphingDerivatives/
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Published: September 20, 2007
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