Introducing Higher Derivatives

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For a hands-on experience of the relationships between the graphs of a function and its first two derivatives, drag the locators to change the plot of . Click a "preset" button to set the function. Calculus 1 students should be able to explain the significance of the orange points and the corresponding tick marks on the axis.

Contributed by: Julie C. La Corte  (August 2022)
(Georgia State University)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA



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