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Derivatives

Derivatives

Estimating Derivatives Given the Formula Examples

Example 1

Let f(x) = x2. Estimate the derivative of f at 1.

Example 2

Let f(x) = x3 x. Estimate the derivative of f at 0.

Example 3

Let f(x) = x2. Estimate the derivative of f at 0.

Example 4

Let . Estimate the derivative of f at 1. 

Example 5

What's the derivative of f(x) = |x| at x = 0?