Section 3.1. Read the entire section. Answer the following questions by 7:00 am. Send an e-mail with subject line MA251 to email@example.com .
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.
Fill in the blank: d/dx(x^4) =
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
3) Fill in the blanks: The derivative of a sum of functions is the ____________ of the _______________ .
3. Sum and derivatives