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MATH 170: Resources Selected by Instructors

Topic 1: Algebra Skills

Topic 2: Evaluating Limits
Definition of the derivative & Infinite Limits


Topic 3: Derivatives that Involve More than One Rule
Multiple Applications of the Chain Rule & Figuring out the appropriate rules to apply and when to apply them.

Topic 5: Mathematical Modeling (including word problems)

Using Semilog & Log-Log Plots to determine if a linear, power or exponential function is the most appropriate model & Optimization Problems

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