Using the Derivative

A series of free Calculus Video Lessons from UMKC - The University of Missouri-Kansas City.



Calculus 1 -  lecture 10

What is a Derivative? 

  • Definition of the Derived Function: The "Derivative", & Slopes of Tangent Lines [11 min.]
  • Instantaneous Velocity [2 min.]
  • Functions Differentiable (or not!) at a Single Point [9 min.]
  • Functions Differentiable on an Interval [3 min.]
  • A Function Differentiable at a point is Continuous at that point [6 min.]
  • Other Derivative Notations [4 min.]
  • Some Exercises [11 min.]




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