# Search Results for “planet-newton-orbit-calculus-kelper”

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##### Newton Raphson 3 iterations
Look at the first three iterations of the Newton Raphson method starting from a point you determine on a function you define. You'll see that when it's good it's very very good and when it's bad its awful.

Tags: root, function, Newton

One of the first calculus class problems is the sliding ladder. In this problem, a ladder is resting against a wall when, all of a sudden, it starts sliding down! In this problem you're solving for dx/dt or the rate at which the point B is moving away from the wall (point C). Input constraints: -The rate of slide must be negative for the ladder to slide down -The initial height of the ladder must be less than the ladders length

##### Application of The Mean Value Theorem to problem solving
Given function f(x) = arctan (1-x) on the interval [0, 1].

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##### Application of The Mean Value Theorem to problem solving
Prove |sin a – sin b|

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##### Application of The Mean Value Theorem to problem solving
Given function f(x) = (x+1)/(x-1). Show that there is no such c that f(3) = f'(c)(3-0). Why does this not contradict the Mean Value Theorem?

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##### Derivative
A graphical differentiation quiz

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##### Exploration of The Mean Value Theorem
Try different functions to explore The Mean Value Theorem.

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##### Application of The Mean Value Theorem to problem solving
If f(2) = -2 and f'(x) >=2 for 2<=x<=6, how small can f(6) possibly be?

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##### Applicaion of Rolle's Theorem
Apply Rolle's Theorem to solve problems.

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##### Area Under Sine (draggable)
Observe the definite integral of sine, or the area between the function sin(x) and the x axis, and how it changes between different bounds by dragging the boundaries, a and b. What happens to the area when the interval is 2Π? Why?

Tags: Calculus, Defininte-Integral, Sine, Draggable