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• Subject Area

• Math: Calculus: Derivatives

9-12

45 Minutes

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Key Curriculum Press Calculus: Concepts and Applications - Derivative of the Sine of a Function

Activity Overview

Exploration 3-6a: Derivative of the Sine of a Function is from Chapter 3: Derivatives, Antiderivatives, and Indefinite Integrals. Students will find the derivative of the sine function if the argument is a function of x.

Before the Activity

Make copies of the Student Activity PDF file for your class.

During the Activity

Students will:

• Find the derivative of the sine function if the argument is a function of x

• Directions:
• Distribute the student activity sheets
• Follow the procedures as outlined
• After the Activity

As a class, review student answers, discussing questions that appeared to be more challenging, and re-teaching as needed.