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Mathematics Animations with SVG - Sign of Derivative

Samuel Dagan (Tel-Aviv University)

This page discusses the connection between the shape of a function and the sign of its derivative. The linked animation shows the changing slope of a cubic polynomial with a tangent line and a moving scale.

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Samuel Dagan (Tel-Aviv University), "Mathematics Animations with SVG - Sign of Derivative," Convergence (February 2010), DOI:10.4169/loci003318