Subject:
Calculus
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Cac077, Logarithmic Differentiation
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Language:
English
Media Formats:
eBook, Interactive

Education Standards (1)

Logarithmic differentiation modules

Overview

After completing this section, students should be able to do the following.

  • Identify situations where logs can be used to help find derivatives.
  • Use logarithmic differentiation to simplify taking derivatives.
  • Take derivatives of functions raised to functions.
  • Recognize the difference between a variable in the base and a variable in the exponent.

Multiplication to addition

Ximera Module

Two young mathematicians think about derivatives and logarithms.

Logarithmic differentiation