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Polynomials and Derivatives
Drag the red marker along the
axis to move the point. Choose among polynomials of degree 2, 3, 4, or 5. Check the boxes to see the tangent line and the derivative graphs.
Contributed by:
Ed Zaborowski
(Franklin Road Academy)
Based on a program by:
Abby Brown
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Polynomials and Derivatives
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/PolynomialsAndDerivatives/
Contributed by:
Ed Zaborowski
(Franklin Road Academy)
Based on a program by:
Abby Brown
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