Section 3.1. Read
the entire section. Answer the following questions by 7:00
am. Send an e-mail with subject line **MA251**
to selliott@utm.edu .

In Chapter 2, we studied what a derivative IS. In Chapter 3, we study how to FIND derivatives. Pay particular attention to the Power, Constant Multiple, Sum, and Difference Rules.

1)
Fill in the blank: d/dx(x^4) =
____________

______4x^3______

2) Suppose that for a
function f, we know that the derivative f '(x) = tan (x) +
8. What is the derivative of the function g(x) = 4
f(x) ?

2.)4(tan(x)+8)

3) Fill in the blanks: The derivative of a sum of functions is the ____________ of the _______________ .

3. Sum and
derivatives

Hugh Pinckley