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Solution 34813: Graphing Derivatives on a TI-84 Plus C Silver Edition Graphing Calculator.

How can I graph derivatives on a TI-84 Plus C Silver Edition?

Example: Graph the derivative of f(x)=x3

Using the MATHPRINT setting on the TI-84 Plus C Silver Edition:

• Press [Y=]

• Press [MATH]
• Scroll to nDeriv(

• Press [ENTER]

Note: After pressing [ENTER] you will be returned to the y= menu automatically. If not, please ensure that your graph mode is set to 'FUNC'.

• Press [X,T,q ,n] [X,T,q ,n] [^] [3] right arrow twice [X,T,q ,n] [ENTER]

• Once you have your function entered, press [GRAPH] to see the results.

Please see the TI-84 Plus C Silver Edition guidebook for additional information.