Instantaneous Rates of Change

Instantaneous Rates of Change
Instantaneous Rates of Change
Instantaneous Rates of Change
Instantaneous Rates of Change

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Instantaneous Rates of Change

Students learn how to calculate and interpret instantaneous rates of change in different contexts.  By drawing a tangent at a point on a curve students find the gradient as an instantaneous rate of change.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to find the equation of a line that is tangential to a curve at integer values of x
  • Most students should be able to find the equation of a line that is tangential to a curve.
  • Some students should be able to use variation to model a non-linear function and calculate an instantaneous rate of change.
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Functions, Iteration and Rates of Change
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