Higher Mathematics for Science, Technology and Engineering

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Higher Mathematics for Science, Technology and Engineering is a textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate students undertaking science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) courses. The ...
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Derivatives and Their Applications

Pp. 52-108 (57)

S. G. Ahmed


The basis of the derivative for functions of one variable is introduced herein. The chapter started from the basic definition of the derivative, geometric meaning and growing up to the derivatives of the basic functions. The rules of the derivatives are presented in some details so as the reader can be easily familiar with the different rules of derivatives.


Derivatives, domain, elementary basic functions, range.


Department of Engineering Physics and Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University, Egypt.