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Section 4.1 - Maximum and Minimum Values

Section Details:
  • Absolute maximum and absolute minimum values of a function
  • Local maximum and local minimum values of a function
  • The Extreme Value Theorem
  • Finding critical numbers for a function
  • Finding the absolute maximum and minimum values of a function on a closed interval

Absolute Extrema: MATH 171 Problems 4 & 5

Proving Fermat's Theorem and graphing local and absolute extrema

Studying the Shape of Curves: MATH 151 Problems 2-7

Using derivatives to find properties of graphs