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This applet shows a step by step process of the implicit differentiation.

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SimulationAuthor: Ken Levasseur

Date Added: Oct 30, 2003 Date Modified: Jul 06, 2011

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Quoted from the site: This applet explores fitting a polynomial p(x) of degree n to a given set of data points. It computes...
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SimulationAuthor: Don Kreider, Dwight Lahr

Date Added: Jun 04, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 06, 2011

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A large collection of Java applets to demonstrate basic calculus.

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SimulationAuthor: Math Education & Technology / International Education Software (IES)

Date Added: Aug 08, 2000 Date Modified: Aug 28, 2014

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This applet illustrates the use of the Newton's method to approximate solutions to the given equation. The user can choose an...
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SimulationAuthor: Dan Sloughter

Date Added: Oct 27, 2005 Date Modified: Apr 11, 2011

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Quoted from the site: This Web site contains a page for each section of the book Principles of Calculus Modeling, an...
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SimulationAuthor: Donald Kreider, Dwight Lahr, Susan Diesel

Date Added: Mar 10, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 07, 2010

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This module provides a summary and motivation for the various properties of the gradient such as being the direction of...
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SimulationAuthor: Edith Luchins, Tom Rousseau, Steven Irving, Sara Schubert

Date Added: Feb 17, 2002 Date Modified: May 29, 2012

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This applet draws the graph of y = sin(x) along with its Maclaurin polynomial (Taylor polynomial at c=0). The user can...
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SimulationAuthor: Dan Sloughter

Date Added: Oct 27, 2005 Date Modified: Jul 06, 2011

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A large collection of applets designed to demonstrate basic mathematics. Many foreign-language versions available.

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SimulationAuthor: Walter Fendt

Date Added: Aug 24, 2000 Date Modified: Jul 08, 2011

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This applet explores Riemann sums including left endpoint, right endpoint, midpoint, inscribed rectangle, circumscribed...
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SimulationAuthor: David Eck

Date Added: Dec 02, 2001 Date Modified: Jun 29, 2011

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In this applet, the user selects or inputs a function and chooses a point x = a at which to check continuity. The applet will...
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SimulationAuthor: Dwight Lahr, Don Kreider

Date Added: Jun 03, 2008 Date Modified: Nov 12, 2010

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