# Second derivative

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Concavity, Inflection Points and Second Derivatives - good examples of algebraic work involved

Graphs of the Derivatives with Boom Cards™ for Calculus My students Love Task Cards and when I created BOOM Cards for them, it was magic. These Digital Self-Checking Boom Cards are great way for students to practice the identifying the graphs of the first and second derivative and get immediate feedback, so useful in learning to analyze.

A YouTube video from Khan Academy: Recognizing inflection points from second derivative graph #learn

Identifying Graphs of First and Second Derivatives Activity

All About Derivatives Second Edition (All About Series), a book by Michael Durbin

Using the graphing calculator, students learn how the graphs of the first and second derivatives describe the behavior of the original function.

Using Implicit Differentiation to find a Second Derivative

Identify the Function, First, and Second Derivatives using GEOGEBRA!

This lesson is intended for AP Calculus AB, BC, and Calculus Honors students.

Guided inquiry activity - Students use a straightedge and learn to graph the derivative of a function. They draw conclusions about the degree of the function and investigate second derivatives.

Topic for December Solving differential equation for an algebraic rational function by separation of variables. Please visit the website to see the details. Thanks and have a nice day to everyone. If you have any questions, please send me an e-mail.

This lesson covers the second derivative test for concavity and points of inflection. Algebraically and given a graph.

This lesson has the students apply the first and second derivative tests and check for asymptotes and then sketch what the graph looks like.

Animated illustration of inflection point (gif) - blue = pos, green = neg red= zero

Not an April Fools Joke - Here is a great activity for Calculus students to see how one graph can describe another graph. There is a relationship between graphs of f , the derivative of f and the second derivative graph.A great activity for Calculus AP. A GIVEAWAY promotion for How Can One Graph Help Describe Another Graph

Concavity and the Second Derivative Test