27 videos in "Derivatives / Rules of Derivatives"

Introduction to Derivatives

The Derivative

Calculation of Derivatives

Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions

Leibniz Notation and the Chain Rule

Rectilinear Motion

HigherOrder Derivatives

Critical Numbers and the First Derivative Test

Concavity and the Second Derivative Test

The Power Rule

Derivatives Part 1

Derivatives Part 2

Derivatives Part 3

[C.2] Numerical Derivative

[C.3] Elasticity

Derivative of a SumProductQuotientComposition

Sign of Derivative and Increasing or Decreasing

Increasing or Decreasing Derviative from Function

Cartesian Graphs and the Second Derivative

Excel Project 1  Acceleration of Sales

Notations and Power Rule

Chain Rule

Derivative of Exponential

Max and Min

Elasticity Part 1

Elasticity Part 2

Elasticity Part 3  Calculator
The Power Rule
 Differentiation Identities  Limit definitions of the derivative, Fundamental Theorem for Derivatives, and rules of derivatives
 What is the Power Rule in Calculus?
 What is the derivative of f(x) = a*x^n?
 How do you find the derivative of a function using the power rule?
 What is the derivative of 1/(2*sqrt(x)) or 1/2x^(1/2)?
 What is the derivative of f(x) = 3x^2 + 9x  3?
 What is the derivative of a constant?
 If f(x) is a number, why is the derivative equal to 0?
This lesson explains finding the derivative of functions using the power rule. This is one of the most basic and vital ideas for finding derivatives in Calculus. Some really great examples are done in this video.