Finding Local and Absolute Extrema (Part 2 of 3)

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Objective

SWBAT identify critical points and identify the local and absolute extrema on an interval.

Big Idea

Continuing from yesterday, students will evaluate derivatives at given points then reverse that process to find critical points and extrema.

Video Narrative - Lesson Overview

Setting the Stage

5 minutes
Lesson Plan, Finding Local and Absolute Extrema, Part 2 (of 3), Setting the Stage.docx page 1

Investigation

12 minutes
Lesson Plan, Finding Local and Absolute Extrema, Part 2 (of 3), Investigation.pdf page 1

Closure + Homework

3 minutes
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