Differentiation Power Rule

Differentiation Power Rule

Learn how to differentiate functions using The Power Rule when they are not in the correct format  Subscribe To Math Mondays   Key Points The power rule is for differentiating polynomial style functions If a function is not in the correct format you cannot use the...
Max / Min Function Values

Max / Min Function Values

Learn how to find maximum & minimum values of a function on a closed interval Subscribe To Math Mondays   Key Points Closed intervals are ranges of values which include the endpoints of the range Open intervals, on the other hand, do not include the endpoints...
Curve Sketching

Curve Sketching

Learn how to sketch the graph of a function using Calculus techniques Subscribe To Math Mondays   Key Points Curve sketching refers to sketching the graph of a function Curve sketching relies on finding key points on the graph of a function Key points include the X...
Undetermined Coefficients

Undetermined Coefficients

Learn how to solve for undetermined coefficients in Quadratic Equations  Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points The discriminant tells us whether a quadratic equation will have 0, 1 or 2 real roots (solutions) The terms ‘solutions’ and ‘roots’...
Quadratics Complex Roots

Quadratics Complex Roots

Learn how to solve Quadratic Equations with Complex Roots Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points The discriminant tells us whether a quadratic equation will have 0, 1 or 2 real roots (solutions) The terms ‘solutions’ and ‘roots’ are often used...
Chain Rule Examples

Chain Rule Examples

Examples of Differentiation using the Chain Rule Subscribe To Math Mondays Key Points The Chain Rule is for differentiating composite functions only Composite functions can appear in many ways so try to learn some common forms The Chain Rule essentially says to...