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Section 3.10 - Differentials; Linear Approximations




Section Details:
  • Calculating the differential of a function and using it to approximate values of the function
  • Calculating the relative error in an estimate
  • Finding the linearization of a function at a point and using it to approximate nearby values

Differentials and Approximations: MATH 151 Problems 1-6

Differentials, linear approximations and quadratic approximations