Day 39 - Rolle's Theorem and Mean Value Theorem - 03.09.15

    • Summative Exam 1
      • Average = 80%
    • Unit 3 Test on 3/27!
      • If you are leaving for spring break early, please make arrangements with me to take the test before break!
    • Last Week to Retake Unit 2 Test
      • Parent-Teacher Conferences will be on Friday!
      • Questions on previous Checkpoints?


      Bell Ringer
      1. Critical Numbers

      1. Extrema


      • How is the derivative used to locate the minimum and maximum values of a function on a closed interval?
        • Find critical numbers using differentiation.
        • Find extrema on a closed interval using differentiation.

      • Rolle's Theorem and Mean Value Theorem

      Exit Ticket
      • N/A
      Lesson Objective(s)
      • How are Rolle's Theorem and Mean Value Theorem related to differentiation?
      1. Apply understanding of Rolle’s Theorem and the Mean Value Theorem.

        In-Class Help Requests

        • APC.4
          • Investigate asymptotic and unbounded behavior in functions.
            • Includes:
              • describing and understanding asymptotes in terms of graphical behavior and limits involving infinity
        • APC.8
          • Apply the derivative to solve problems.
            • Includes:
              • ​analysis of curves and the ideas of concavity and monotonicity
              • optimization involving global and local extrema

        Past Checkpoints