Finding Local and Absolute Extrema (Part 3 of 3)

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Objective

SWBAT calculate the coordinates of extrema and inflection points using first and second derivatives.

Big Idea

Today we conclude using derivatives to find extrema on closed intervals, quiz on computing derivatives, and preview the 1st derivative test.

Video Narrative - Lesson Overview

Warm-up and Homework Review

25 minutes
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Investigation

10 minutes
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Closure + Homework

25 minutes
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