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Big Picture: Derivatives

Calculus finds the relationship between the distance traveled and the speed — easy for constant speed, not so easy for changing speed. Professor Strang is finding the "rate of change" and the "slope of a curve" and the "derivative of a function." View the complete course at: http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/resources/RES-18-005Spring-2010/ResourceHome/index.htm License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More information at http://ocw.mit.edu/terms More courses at http://ocw.mit.edu

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A GREAT HELP FOR BEGINNERS…….AN OPEN BOOK OF CALCULUS…..

Posted over 3 years by Anonymous 00:00:00

gilbert strang is one of the best teachers of math……this is a great resource for students…..thank you professor strang and thank you MIT!

Posted over 3 years by Anonymous 00:00:08

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Highlights of Calculus

Highlights of Calculus

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