Ch 11: Second Derivatives

About This Chapter

Watch the video lessons and learn how to find second derivatives and understand concavity. Take the quiz at the end of each lesson to see just how much you have learned.

Second Derivatives - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Our experienced instructors will help you take your understanding of derivatives to the next level as you learn to calculate and graph second derivatives. Watch the videos, try the calculations yourself, then take the quiz to see what you have learned. In this chapter you'll learn things like:

  • How to find a second derivative
  • The relationship between concavity/inflection points and differentiation
  • How to interpret concavity and inflection points on a graph

Video Objective
Finding the Second Derivative: Formula and ExamplesLearn the formula and method for calculating second derivatives.
Understanding Concavity and Inflection Points with DifferentiationConcave up or down? Use the second derivative to find out.
Concavity and Inflection Points on Graphs Learn more about those cups and frowns on graphs.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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