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Applying derivatives to analyze functions

AP Calc: FUN (BI), FUN‑1 (EU), FUN‑4 (EU)
AP Calc: FUN (BI), FUN‑1 (EU), FUN‑1.C (LO), FUN‑1.C.1 (EK), FUN‑1.C.2 (EK), FUN‑1.C.3 (EK)
AP Calc: FUN (BI), FUN‑4 (EU), FUN‑4.A (LO), FUN‑4.A.7 (EK)
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AP Calc: FUN (BI), FUN‑4 (EU), FUN‑4.D (LO), FUN‑4.D.1 (EK), FUN‑4.E (LO), FUN‑4.E.1 (EK), FUN‑4.E.2 (EK)
AP Calc: FUN (BI), FUN‑4 (EU), FUN‑4.A (LO)
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About this unit

The first and the second derivative of a function can be used to obtain a lot of information about the behavior of that function. For example, the first derivative tells us where a function increases or decreases and where it has maximum or minimum points; the second derivative tells us where a function is concave up or down and where it has inflection points.
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