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Definition of the
Describe how the commands in the last set of Maple examples above illlustrate the definition of deriviative as the limit of the slope of a secant line.
Find the derivatives of the following functions using Maple, both from the definition and using the
Determine the derivative of the function
for all values of
exists. Describe how you obtained your results.
Sean O Anderson
Wed Sep 13 09:46:20 EDT 1995