by Gary Thomson | May 3, 2021 | Math Mondays

Learn how to find the Maclaurin Series for a function using the example of the exponential function, e^X FollowFollow Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points Maclaurin Series are Taylor Series centered at zero You have to learn the formula for a Maclaurin Series...
by Gary Thomson | Apr 27, 2021 | Math Mondays

Learn how to solve Trigonometric Equations using degrees and radians in various formats FollowFollow Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points The key to Trig Equations is good fundamental Trig skills. These include the CAST diagram, trig exact values, and working with...
by Gary Thomson | Apr 20, 2021 | Math Mondays

Learn how to determine whether an infinite series converges or diverges using the Limit Comparison Test FollowFollow Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points The Limit Comparison Test requires a series with a known result to compare to The comparison series can be deduced...
by Gary Thomson | Apr 13, 2021 | Math Mondays

Learn how to sketch the graph of a derived function FollowFollow Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points A derived function graph helps visualise the derivative of a function The key to sketching a derived function graph is using the stationary points No other key points...
by Gary Thomson | Apr 4, 2021 | Math Mondays

Learn how to find the equation of a tangent line to a curve at a given point FollowFollow Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points All straight lines are found using y – b = m(x – a) The gradient, m, can be found using the derivative of the curve The gradient...
by Gary Thomson | Mar 22, 2021 | Math Mondays

Learn how to show that a function is always increasing using its derivative FollowFollow Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points The values of a function are the f(x) or y values Increasing function means the values are increasing Increasing effectively means the graph...