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8th Edition

James Stewart

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305270343

Chapter 2, Problem 13RCC

Textbook Problem

Define the derivative *f'*(a). Discuss two way of interpreting this number.

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Volume I

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Ch. 2.1 - A Lank holds 1000 gallons o f water, which drains...Ch. 2.1 - A cardiac monitor is used to measure the heart...Ch. 2.1 - The point P(2, 1) lies on the curve y = 1/(1 x)....Ch. 2.1 - The point P(0.5, 0) lies on the curve y = cos x....Ch. 2.1 - If a ball is thrown into the air with a velocity...Ch. 2.1 - If a rock is thrown upward on the planet Mars with...Ch. 2.1 - The table shows the position of a motorcyclist...Ch. 2.1 - The displacement (in centimeters) of a particle...Ch. 2.1 - The point P(1, 0) lies on the curve y = sin(l0/x)....Ch. 2.2 - Explain in your own words what is meant by the...

Ch. 2.2 - Explain what it means to say that...Ch. 2.2 - Explain the meaning of each of the following. (a)...Ch. 2.2 - Use the given graph of f to state the value of...Ch. 2.2 - For the function f whose graph is given, state the...Ch. 2.2 - For the function h whose graph is given, state the...Ch. 2.2 - For the function g whose graph is given, state the...Ch. 2.2 - For the function A whose graph is shown, state the...Ch. 2.2 - For the function f whose graph is shown, state the...Ch. 2.2 - A patient receives a 150-mg injection of a drug...Ch. 2.2 - Sketch the graph of the function and use it to...Ch. 2.2 - Sketch the graph of the function and use it to...Ch. 2.2 - Use the graph of the function f to state the value...Ch. 2.2 - Use the graph of the function f to state the value...Ch. 2.2 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.2 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.2 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.2 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.2 - Guess the value of the limit (if it exists) by...Ch. 2.2 - Guess the value of the limit (if it exists) by...Ch. 2.2 - Guess the value of the limit (if it exists) by...Ch. 2.2 - Guess the value of the limit (if it exists) by...Ch. 2.2 - Use a table of Values to estimate i:he value of...Ch. 2.2 - Use a table of Values to estimate i:he value of...Ch. 2.2 - Use a table of Values to estimate i:he value of...Ch. 2.2 - Use a table of Values to estimate i:he value of...Ch. 2.2 - Use a table of Values to estimate i:he value of...Ch. 2.2 - Use a table of Values to estimate i:he value of...Ch. 2.2 - (a) By graphing the function f(x) = (cos 2x cos...Ch. 2.2 - (a) Estimate the value of limx0sinxsinx by...Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx5+x+1x5Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx5x+1x5Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx12x(x1)2Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx3x(x3)5Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx3+ln(x29)Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx0+ln(sinx)Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx(/2)+1xsecxCh. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limxcotxCh. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx2xcscxCh. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx2x22xx24x+4Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx2+x22x8x25x+6Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx0+(1xlnx)Ch. 2.2 - Determine the infinite limit. limx0(lnx2x2)Ch. 2.2 - (a) Find the vertical asymptotes of the function...Ch. 2.2 - Determine limx11x31 and limx1+1x31 (a) by...Ch. 2.2 - (a) By graphing the function f(x) = (tan 4x)/x and...Ch. 2.2 - (a) Estimate the value of the limit limx0 (1 +...Ch. 2.2 - (a) Evaluate the function f(x) = x2 (2x/1000) for...Ch. 2.2 - (a) Evaluate h(x) = (tan x x)/x3 for x = 1, 0.5,...Ch. 2.2 - Graph the function f(x) = sin(/x) of Example 4 in...Ch. 2.2 - Consider the function f(x) = tan1x. (a) Show that...Ch. 2.2 - Use a graph to estimate the equations of all the...Ch. 2.2 - In the theory of relativity, the mass of a...Ch. 2.2 - (a) Use numerical and graphical evidence to guess...Ch. 2.3 - Given that limx2f(x)=4limx2g(x)=2limx2h(x)=0 find...Ch. 2.3 - Tire graphs of f and g are given. Use them to...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.3 - (a) What is wrong with the following equation?...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx2x2+x5x5Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx3x2+3xx2x12Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx5x25x+6x5Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx4x2+3xx2x12Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limt3t292t2+7t+3Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists....Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limh0(5+h)225hCh. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limh0(2+h)38hCh. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx2x+2x3+8Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limt1t41t31Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limh09+h3hCh. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limu24u+13u2Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx31x13x3Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limh0(3+h)131hCh. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limt01+t1ttCh. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limt0(1t1t2+t)Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx164x16xx2Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists....Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limt0(1t1+t1t)Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limx4x2+95x+4Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limh0(x+h)x3hCh. 2.3 - Evaluate the limit, if it exists. limh01(xh)21x2hCh. 2.3 - (a) Estimate the value of limx0x1+3x1 by graphing...Ch. 2.3 - (a) Use a graph of f(x)=3+x3x to estimate the...Ch. 2.3 - Use the Squeeze Theorem to show that...Ch. 2.3 - Use the Squeeze Theorem to show that...Ch. 2.3 - If 4x 9 f(x) x2 4x + 7 for x 0, find limx4f(x)Ch. 2.3 - If 2x g(x) x4 x2 + 2 for all x, evaluate...Ch. 2.3 - Prove that limx0x4cos2x=0.Ch. 2.3 - Prove that limxxesin(/x)=0.Ch. 2.3 - Find the limit, if it exists. If the limit does...Ch. 2.3 - Find the limit, if it exists. If the limit does...Ch. 2.3 - Find the limit, if it exists. If the limit does...Ch. 2.3 - Find the limit, if it exists. If the limit does...Ch. 2.3 - Find the limit, if it exists. If the limit does...Ch. 2.3 - Find the limit, if it exists. If the limit does...Ch. 2.3 - The signum (or sign)function, denoted by sgn, is...Ch. 2.3 - Let g(x) =sgn(sinx). (a) Find each of the...Ch. 2.3 - Let g(x)=x2+x6x2 (a) Find (i) limx2+g(x) (ii)...Ch. 2.3 - Let f(x)={x2+1ifx1(x2)2ifx1 (a) Find limx0...Ch. 2.3 - Let B(t)={412tift2t+cift2 Find the value of c so...Ch. 2.3 - l.et g(x)={xifx13ifx=12xif1x2x3ifx2 (a) Evaluate...Ch. 2.3 - (a) If the symbol denotes the greatest integer...Ch. 2.3 - Let f(x)=cosx,x. (a) Sketch the graph of f. (b)...Ch. 2.3 - If f(x)=x+x, show that lim x0 f(x) exists hut is...Ch. 2.3 - In the theory of relativity, the Lorentz...Ch. 2.3 - If p is a polynomial, Show that limxa p(x) = p(a)Ch. 2.3 - If r is a rational function. use Exercise 57 to...Ch. 2.3 - If limx1f(x)8x1=10, find limx1f(x).Ch. 2.3 - If limx0f(x)x2=5, find the following limits. (a)...Ch. 2.3 - If f(x)={x2ifxisrational0ifxisirrational prove...Ch. 2.3 - Show by means of an example that limxa[f(x)+g(x)]...Ch. 2.3 - Show by means of an example that limxa[f(x)g(x)]...Ch. 2.3 - Evaluate limx26x23x1.Ch. 2.3 - Is there a number a such that limx23x2+ax+a+3x2+x2...Ch. 2.3 - The figure shows a fixed circle C1, with equation...Ch. 2.4 - Use the given graph of f to find a number such...Ch. 2.4 - Use the given graph of f to find a number such...Ch. 2.4 - Use the given graph of f(x)=x to find a number ...Ch. 2.4 - Use the given graph of f(x) =x2 to find a number ...Ch. 2.4 - Use a graph to find a number such that if...Ch. 2.4 - Use a graph to find a number such that if...Ch. 2.4 - For the limit limx2(x33x+4)=6 illustrate...Ch. 2.4 - For the limit limx0e2x1x=2 illustrate Definition 2...Ch. 2.4 - (a) Use a graph to find a number such that if 2 x...Ch. 2.4 - Given that limxcsc2=, illustrate Definition 6 by...Ch. 2.4 - A machinist is required to manufacture a circular...Ch. 2.4 - A crystal growth furnace is used in research to...Ch. 2.4 - (a) Find a number such that if |x 2| , then |4x ...Ch. 2.4 - Given that limx2(5x7)=3, illustrate Definition 2...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Prove the statement using the , definition of a...Ch. 2.4 - Verify that another possible choice of for...Ch. 2.4 - Verify, by a geometric argument, that the largest...Ch. 2.4 - Prove that limx21x=12.Ch. 2.4 - Prove that limxax=aifa0. [Hint:Usexa=xax+a]Ch. 2.4 - If H is the Heaviside function defined in Example...Ch. 2.4 - If the function f is defined by...Ch. 2.4 - By comparing Definitions 2, 3, and 4, prove...Ch. 2.4 - How close to 3 do we have to take x so that...Ch. 2.4 - Prove, using Definition 6, that limx31(x+3)4=...Ch. 2.4 - Prove that limx0+lnx=Ch. 2.4 - Suppose that limxaf(x)=andlimxag(x)=c, where c is...Ch. 2.5 - Write an equation that expresses the fact that a...Ch. 2.5 - If f is continuous on ( , ).what can you say about...Ch. 2.5 - (a) From the graph of f , state the numbers at...Ch. 2.5 - From the graph of g, state the intervals on which...Ch. 2.5 - Sketch the graph of a function f that is...Ch. 2.5 - Sketch the graph of a function f that is...Ch. 2.5 - Sketch the graph of a function f that is...Ch. 2.5 - Sketch the graph of a function f that is...Ch. 2.5 - The toll T charged for driving on a certain...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why each function is continuous or...Ch. 2.5 - Use the definition of continuity and the...Ch. 2.5 - Use the definition of continuity and the...Ch. 2.5 - Use the definition of continuity and the...Ch. 2.5 - Use the definition of continuity and the...Ch. 2.5 - Use the definition of continuity and the...Ch. 2.5 - Use the definition of continuity and the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why the function is discontinuous at the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why the function is discontinuous at the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why the function is discontinuous at the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why the function is discontinuous at the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why the function is discontinuous at the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain why the function is discontinuous at the...Ch. 2.5 - How would you "remove the discontinuity" of f? In...Ch. 2.5 - How would you "remove the discontinuity" of f? In...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Explain, using Theorems 4, 5, 7, and 9, why the...Ch. 2.5 - Locate the discontinuities of the function and...Ch. 2.5 - Locate the discontinuities of the function and...Ch. 2.5 - Use continuity to evaluate the limit. limx2x20x2Ch. 2.5 - Use continuity to evaluate the limit....Ch. 2.5 - Use continuity to evaluate the limit....Ch. 2.5 - Use continuity to evaluate the limit. limx43x22x4Ch. 2.5 - Show that f is continuous on ( , )....Ch. 2.5 - Show that f is continuous on ( , )....Ch. 2.5 - Find the numbers at which f is discontinuous. At...Ch. 2.5 - Find the numbers at which f is discontinuous. At...Ch. 2.5 - Find the numbers at which f is discontinuous. At...Ch. 2.5 - The gravitational force exerted by the planet...Ch. 2.5 - For what value of the constant c is the function f...Ch. 2.5 - Find the values of a and h that make f continuous...Ch. 2.5 - Suppose f and g are continuous functions such that...Ch. 2.5 - Let f(x)=1/xandg(x)=1/x2. (a) Find (f g)(x). (b)...Ch. 2.5 - Which of the following functions .f has a...Ch. 2.5 - Suppose that a function f is continuous on [0, 1]...Ch. 2.5 - If f(x) = x2 + 10 sin x, show that there is a...Ch. 2.5 - Suppose f is continuous on [1, 5] and the only...Ch. 2.5 - Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that...Ch. 2.5 - Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that...Ch. 2.5 - Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that...Ch. 2.5 - Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that...Ch. 2.5 - (a) Prove that the equation has at least one real...Ch. 2.5 - (a) Prove that the equation has at least one real...Ch. 2.5 - (a) Prove that the equation has at least one real...Ch. 2.5 - (a) Prove that the equation has at least one real...Ch. 2.5 - Prove, without graphing, that the graph of the...Ch. 2.5 - Prove, without graphing, that the graph of the...Ch. 2.5 - Prove that f is continuous at a if and only if...Ch. 2.5 - To prove that sine is continuous, we need to show...Ch. 2.5 - Prove that cosine is a continuous function.Ch. 2.5 - (a) Prove Theorem 4, part 3. (b) Prove Theorem 4,...Ch. 2.5 - For what values of x is f continuous?...Ch. 2.5 - For what values of x is g continuous?...Ch. 2.5 - Is there a number that is exactly 1 more than its...Ch. 2.5 - If a and b are positive numbers, prove that the...Ch. 2.5 - Show that the function f(x)={x4sin(1/x)ifx00ifx=0...Ch. 2.5 - (a) Show that the absolute value function F(x) = |...Ch. 2.6 - Explain in your own words tile meaning of each of...Ch. 2.6 - (a) Can the graph of y = f(x) intersect a vertical...Ch. 2.6 - For the function f whose graph is given, state the...Ch. 2.6 - For the function g whose graph is given, state the...Ch. 2.6 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.6 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.6 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.6 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.6 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.6 - Sketch the graph of an example of a function f...Ch. 2.6 - Guess the value of the limit limxx22x by...Ch. 2.6 - (a) Use a graph of f(x)=(12x)x to estimate the...Ch. 2.6 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.6 - Evaluate the limit and justify each step by...Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - Find the limit or show that it does not exist....Ch. 2.6 - (a) For F(x)=xlnx find each of the following...Ch. 2.6 - For f(x)=2x1lnx find each of the following limits....Ch. 2.6 - (a) Estimate the value of limx(x2+x+1+x) by...Ch. 2.6 - (a) Use a graph of f(x)=3x2+8x+63x2+3x+1 to...Ch. 2.6 - Find the horizontal and vertical asymptotes of...Ch. 2.6 - Find the horizontal and vertical asymptotes of...Ch. 2.6 - Find the horizontal and vertical asymptotes of...Ch. 2.6 - Find the horizontal and vertical asymptotes of...Ch. 2.6 - Find the horizontal and vertical asymptotes of...Ch. 2.6 - Find the horizontal and vertical asymptotes of...Ch. 2.6 - Estimate the horizontal asymptote of the function...Ch. 2.6 - (a) Graph the function f(x)=2x2+13x5 How many...Ch. 2.6 - Let P and Q be polynomials. Find limxP(x)Q(x) if...Ch. 2.6 - Make a rough sketch of the curve y = xn (n an...Ch. 2.6 - Find a formula for a function f that satisfies the...Ch. 2.6 - Find a formula for a function that has vertical...Ch. 2.6 - A function f is a ratio of quadratic functions and...Ch. 2.6 - Find the limits as x and as x . Use this...Ch. 2.6 - Find the limits as x and as x . Use this...Ch. 2.6 - Find the limits as x and as x . Use this...Ch. 2.6 - Find the limits as x and as x . Use this...Ch. 2.6 - Find the limits as x and as x . Use this...Ch. 2.6 - (a) Use the Squeeze Theorem to evaluate limxsinxx....Ch. 2.6 - By the end behavior of a function we mean the...Ch. 2.6 - Find limxf(x) if, for all x 1, 10ex212exf(x)5xx1Ch. 2.6 - (a) A tank contains 5000 L of pure water. Brine...Ch. 2.6 - In Chapter 9 we will be able to show, under...Ch. 2.6 - (a) By graphing y = ex/10 and y = 0.1 on a common...Ch. 2.6 - Use a graph to find a number N such that if x N...Ch. 2.6 - For the limit limx13xx2+1=3 illustrate Definition...Ch. 2.6 - For the limit limx13xx2+1=3 illustrate Definition...Ch. 2.6 - For the limit limxxlnx= illustrate Definition 9 by...Ch. 2.6 - (a) How large do we have to take x so that 1/x2 ...Ch. 2.6 - (a) How large do we have to take x so that...Ch. 2.6 - Use Definition 8 to prove that limx1x=0....Ch. 2.6 - Prove, using Definition 9, that limxx3=....Ch. 2.6 - Use Definition 9 to prove that limxex=. Definition...Ch. 2.6 - Formulate a precise definition of limxf(x)= Then...Ch. 2.6 - (a) Prove that limxf(x)=limt0+f(1/t) and...Ch. 2.7 - A curve has equation y = f(x) (a) Write an...Ch. 2.7 - Graph the curve y = ex in the viewing rectangles [...Ch. 2.7 - (a) Find the slope of the tangent line to the...Ch. 2.7 - (a) Find the slope of the tangent line to the...Ch. 2.7 - Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve...Ch. 2.7 - Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve...Ch. 2.7 - Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve...Ch. 2.7 - Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve...Ch. 2.7 - (a) Find the slope of the tangent to the curve y =...Ch. 2.7 - (a) Find the slope of the tangent to the curve...Ch. 2.7 - (a) A particle starts by moving to the right along...Ch. 2.7 - Shown are graphs of the position functions of two...Ch. 2.7 - If a ball is thrown into the air with a velocity...Ch. 2.7 - If a rock is thrown upward on the planet Mars with...Ch. 2.7 - The displacement (in meters) of a particle moving...Ch. 2.7 - The displacement (in feel) of a particle moving in...Ch. 2.7 - For the function g whose graph is given, arrange...Ch. 2.7 - The graph of a function f is shown. (a) Find the...Ch. 2.7 - For the function f graphed in Exercise 18: (a)...Ch. 2.7 - Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph...Ch. 2.7 - If an equation of the tangent tine to the curve y...Ch. 2.7 - If the tangent line to y= f(x) at (4, 3) passes...Ch. 2.7 - Sketch the graph of a function f for which f(0) =...Ch. 2.7 - Sketch the graph of a function g for which g(0) =...Ch. 2.7 - Sketch the graph of a function q that is...Ch. 2.7 - Sketch the graph of a function f where the domain...Ch. 2.7 - If f(x) = 3x2 x3 , find f'(l) and use it to find...Ch. 2.7 - If g(x) = x4 2, find g'(l) and use it to find an...Ch. 2.7 - (a) If F(x) = 5x/(l + x2), find F'(2) and use it...Ch. 2.7 - (a) If G(x) = 4x2 x3, find G'(a) and use it to...Ch. 2.7 - Find f'(a). f(x) = 3x2 4x + 1Ch. 2.7 - Find f'(a). f(t) = 2t3 + tCh. 2.7 - Find f'(a). f(t)=2t+1t+3Ch. 2.7 - Find f'(a). f(x) = x2Ch. 2.7 - Find f'(a). f(x)=12xCh. 2.7 - Find f'(a). f(x)=41xCh. 2.7 - Each limit represents the derivative of some...Ch. 2.7 - Each limit represents the derivative of some...Ch. 2.7 - Each limit represents the derivative of some...Ch. 2.7 - Each limit represents the derivative of some...Ch. 2.7 - Each limit represents the derivative of some...Ch. 2.7 - Each limit represents the derivative of some...Ch. 2.7 - A particle moves along a straight line with...Ch. 2.7 - A particle moves along a straight line with...Ch. 2.7 - A warm can of soda is placed in a cold...Ch. 2.7 - A roast is taken from an over when its temperature...Ch. 2.7 - Reasearchers measured the average blood alcohol...Ch. 2.7 - The number N of locations of a popular coffeehouse...Ch. 2.7 - The table shows world average daily oil...Ch. 2.7 - The table shows values of the viral load V(r) in...Ch. 2.7 - The cost (in dollars) of producing x units of a...Ch. 2.7 - The cost of producing x ounces of gold from a new...Ch. 2.7 - The number of bacteria after r hours in a...Ch. 2.7 - Let H(t) be the daily cost (in dollars) to heat an...Ch. 2.7 - The quantity (in pounds) of a gourmet ground...Ch. 2.7 - The quantity of oxygen that can dissolve in water...Ch. 2.7 - The graph shows the influence of the temperature T...Ch. 2.7 - Determine whether f'(0) exists....Ch. 2.7 - Determine whether f'(0) exists....Ch. 2.7 - (a) Graph the function f(x)=sinx11000sin(1000x) in...Ch. 2.8 - Use the given graph to estimate the value of each...Ch. 2.8 - Use the given graph to estimate the value of each...Ch. 2.8 - Match the graph of each function in (a)(d) with...Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Trace or copy the graph of the given function .f....Ch. 2.8 - Shown is the graph of the population function P(t)...Ch. 2.8 - A rechargeable battery is plugged into a charger....Ch. 2.8 - The graph (from the US Department of Energy) shows...Ch. 2.8 - The graph shows how the average age of first...Ch. 2.8 - Make a careful sketch of the graph if .f and below...Ch. 2.8 - Make a careful sketch of the graph if .f and below...Ch. 2.8 - Make a careful sketch of the graph if .f and below...Ch. 2.8 - Let .f (x) = x2. 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(a) Find each limit, or...Ch. 2 - Sketch the graph of a function f that satisfies...Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx1ex3xCh. 2 - Find the limit. limx3x29x2+2x3Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx3x29x2+2x3Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx1+x29x2+2x3Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limh0(h1)3+1hCh. 2 - Find the limit. limt2t24t38Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limr9r(r9)4Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limv4+4v4vCh. 2 - Find the limit. limu1u41u3+5u26uCh. 2 - Find the limit. limx3x+6xx33x2Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limxx292x6Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limxx292x6Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limxln(sinx)Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx12x2x45+x3x4Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx(x2+4x+1x)Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limxexx2Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx0+tan1(1/x)Ch. 2 - Find the limit. limx1(1x1+1x23x+2)Ch. 2 - Use graphs to discover the asymptotes of the...Ch. 2 - Use graphs to discover the asymptotes of the...Ch. 2 - If 2x 1 f(x) x2 for 0 x 3, find limx1f(x).Ch. 2 - Prove that limx0x2cos(1/x2)=0.Ch. 2 - Prove the statement using the precise definition...Ch. 2 - Prove the statement using the precise definition...Ch. 2 - Prove the statement using the precise definition...Ch. 2 - Prove the statement using the precise definition...Ch. 2 - Let f(x)={xifx03xif0x3(x3)2ifx3 (a) Evaluate each...Ch. 2 - Let g(x)={2xx2if0x22xif2x3x4if3x4ifx4 a) For each...Ch. 2 - Show that the function is continuous on its...Ch. 2 - Show that the function is continuous on its...Ch. 2 - Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that...Ch. 2 - Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that...Ch. 2 - (a) Find the slope of the tangent line to the...Ch. 2 - Find equations of the tangent lines to the curve...Ch. 2 - The displacement (in meters) of an object moving...Ch. 2 - According to Boyle's Law, if the temperature of a...Ch. 2 - (a) Use the definition of a derivative to find...Ch. 2 - Find a function f and a number a such that...Ch. 2 - The total cost of repaying a student loan at an...Ch. 2 - Trace or copy the graph of the function. 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