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Derivate

Slope of a curve at a point (Calculus)+ 
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Begin understanding the meaning of the derivative at a point on a function. View the graph and the equation of the line tangent to any function at any point on the function.
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Derivative Definitions

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Compare tangent and secant lines to a function.
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Derivative Function

Slope of a curve at a point (Calculus)+ 
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A Java applet that introduces the derivative as a function, with questions to answer using the applet. Includes a rescalable presentation version with large fonts.
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Derivative at a Point

Derivative at a Point (Calculus) 
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A Java applet that introduces the derivative at a point. Includes a rescalable presentation version with large fonts.
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Derivatives of Exponentials

Derivative at a Point (Calculus) 
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Graph exponential functions, zoom in on selected functions, and look for the value of a that gives the function y = a^x a slope of 1 when x=0.
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Derivatives of Trigonometric F...

Local linearity (Calculus) 
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Zoom in on graphs of the sine and cosine functions.
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Differentiability

Approximating rate of change (Calculus) 
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A Java applet that introduces the concept of differentiability, with questions to answer using the applet. Includes a rescalable presentation version with large fonts.
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Differentials and Differences

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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An animated illustration of the way a tangent line approximates a function. Shows the same graph at different scales.
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EggMath: Embryo Calculus  Tan...

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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View the tangent line as the limit of secant lines.
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Error Function

Local linearity (Calculus) 
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Investigate the error function for different curves and different approximations to those curves.
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Exponential functions, closeu...

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Animation of the graph of a^x as a changes. Look for a value of a that makes the slope 1 when x=0.
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Formula Graphing Applets

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Graph a function and its secant line segment.
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Graphing a Function and Its Ta...

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Enter a function and its derivative, and see the graph of the function and tangent lines at different points.
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Linear Approximations

Local linearity (Calculus) 
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Zoom in on a given function, or compare the function with a linear approximation at the origin.
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Linear Approximations

Local linearity (Calculus) 
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Investigate the error of various linear approximations to a function.
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Linear Approximations

Local linearity (Calculus) 
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A Java applet that illustrates the use of the derivative in finding a linear approximation to a function, with questions to answer using the applet. Includes a rescalable presentation version with la...
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Making a Function Continuous a...

Approximating rate of change (Calculus) 
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A Java applet that illustrates how to make a piecewise function continuous and differentiable, with questions to answer using the applet. Includes a rescalable presentation version with large fonts.
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Modeling Rates of Change

Approximating rate of change (Calculus) 
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Explore the rate of change of the exponential function.
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On the definition of the deriv...

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Experiment with the tangent line to a function. Also includes exercises, solutions, and didactic background.
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Onesided derivative

Derivative at a Point (Calculus) 
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Compare righthand and lefthand derivatives of a function.
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Property of Cycloid

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Investigate the tangent to a cycloid.
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Secant Line

Tangent line (Calculus)+ 
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Experiment with secant lines and the way they approximate the tangent line at a point.
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Secant Line Java Applet

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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Investigate the relationship between secant and tangent lines for selected functions.
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Secant Line and Tangent Line

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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View the tangent as the limit of secant lines.
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Secant Lines

Tangent line (Calculus) 
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View the slope of secant lines to a function.
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