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Unit 2: Differentiation: definition and basic derivative rules

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The derivative of a function describes the function's instantaneous rate of change at a certain point - it gives us the slope of the line tangent to the function's graph at that point. See how we define the derivative using limits, and learn to find derivatives quickly with the very useful power, product, and quotient rules.

Connecting differentiability and continuity: determining when derivatives do and do not exist

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Derivative rules: constant, sum, difference, and constant multiple: connecting with the power rule

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Finding the derivatives of tangent, cotangent, secant, and/or cosecant functions

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