Ask
your own question, for FREE!

Mathematics

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Hi, Please explain what exactly is Derevatives?

Still Need Help?

Join the QuestionCove community and study together with friends!

OpenStudy (anonymous):

anyone?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

a derivative is how a function changes as you change inputs... in calculus you usually deal with instantaneous change...very useful for physics

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Thanks.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

no prob

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Actually, that's not quite correct. A derivative is a measurement of the rate of change of a function (think of the slope of a line; that's a derivative).

Can't find your answer?
Make a FREE account and ask your own questions, OR help others and earn volunteer hours!

Join our real-time social learning platform and learn together with your friends!

Join our real-time social learning platform and learn together with your friends!

Latest Questions

5824234167:
I hope you like this my voice cracked a little. Enjoy. Lovely Billie Eilish ft. K

23 minutes ago
2 Replies
0 Medals

brianagatica14:
What do you think of my spawn drawing? I would like to hear any advice and answer honstely.

37 minutes ago
7 Replies
4 Medals

Joe348:
Is it rational to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day?

1 hour ago
10 Replies
1 Medal

JamesTDG:
If f(x) = x^2 u2013 26 and g(x) = x u2013 4, what is the domain of (StartFraction f Over g EndFraction) (x)? Show your work! I changed the equation so I can

23 minutes ago
3 Replies
1 Medal

Sprinkles285:
Answer the questions below. Use the rubric in the materials for help if needed. Your response should consist of three complete sentences in Spanish.

12 minutes ago
9 Replies
1 Medal

kward64:
ok i sung i forrogt the name of the song aready but i sung someones song and here it is https://voca.

41 minutes ago
26 Replies
1 Medal

KyledaGreat:
Your backpacker's guide contains a grid map of Paris, with each unit on the grid representing 0.

1 hour ago
4 Replies
0 Medals

Noodlearms:
The dashed triangle is the image of the solid triangle. The center of dilation is (6, 6).

1 hour ago
14 Replies
2 Medals