# Ch 27: PLACE Mathematics: Calculating Derivatives & Derivative Rules

In your preparation for the PLACE Mathematics, watch this series of engaging lesson videos to refresh your knowledge of derivative rules and skills for calculating derivatives.

## PLACE Mathematics: Calculating Derivatives & Derivative Rules - Chapter Summary

As part of this course assembled to help you prepare for the PLACE Mathematics exam, the professional instructors in these lesson videos demonstrate how to calculate derivatives and differentiate complex functions and polynomials. These videos you should help you get a better understanding of:

• Limits to calculating derivatives
• Linear properties of derivatives
• Differentiating complex functions and the chain rule
• Product rules and expansion when differentiating factored polynomials
• The Quotient Rule for differentiation

Complete the lesson quizzes to further fortify the material covered in this chapter. These can help you discover areas you may want to review further before taking the PLACE Mathematics, and then you can reinforce areas of weakness using video tags that link to key points in the videos. There are also lesson transcripts that present the same material of the lesson videos but in a written format.

### PLACE Mathematics: Calculating Derivatives & Derivative Rules Objectives

PLACE Mathematics is the certification exam used by the state of Colorado to credential math teachers. This certification exam is a paper based, multiple-choice test takes four hours and 30 minutes to complete. The calculus and discrete mathematics section of the test makes of nineteen percent of the test questions, and this section may include questions on solving problems with derivatives. Prepare for these questions with the short engaging lesson videos, worksheets and quizzes in this chapter.

5 Lessons in Chapter 27: PLACE Mathematics: Calculating Derivatives & Derivative Rules
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