Education Technology

Product Rule

Published on 07/19/2006

Activity Overview

This activity will use the capabilities of their graphing calculator to illustrate the symbolic derivative product rule.

Before the Activity

See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.

During the Activity

Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.

Students will:

  • Be able to use the product rule for finding a derivative.
  • After the Activity

  • Review student results
  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary