Section 3.2. Read the entire section. Answer the following questions by 7:00 am. Send an e-mail with subject line MA251 to email@example.com .
Pay particular attention to the Product and Quotient rules.
1) Fill in the
blanks: In words, the product rule reads: The
derivative of a product of two functions is the
_______ ______ times the _________ of
the second function plus the ______ ______
times the ___________ of the first function.
derivative, second function, derivative
2) Fill in the
blanks: Example 2 shows that it is
sometimes easier to _______ a product of functions
before differentiating than to use the _________
Rule. In Example 1, however,
the __________ Rule is the only _________
3) True or
False. With the differentiation formulas in the
table on page 189, we can find the derivative of any
polynomial or rational function.