Differentiation rules II

Learning objectives

  • Compute derivatives of \cos \omega t, \sin \omega t
  • Compute partial derivatives
  • Use algebraic differentiation to answer questions in applied contexts
  • Explore Wolfram Alpha

Before class

  • Read Hughes-Hallett 3.5, 9.4.
  • Ponder problems 3.5. 7-10, 15, 22, 27, 28; 11, 13, 14, 18, 28, 34.
  • Do the assignment for Nov 1 posted on the course Moodle site.
  • Review the formula sheet
  • Review the reasons for the derivative rules

In class

  • Textbook practice with derivatives
  • Check answers with Wolfram Alpha
  • QUIZ 7 (Derivative formulas)
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