*Study Guide: *Rate of change and differentiation

Produced by Graham Currell, University of the West of England, Bristol, in association with:, and

● Royal Society of Chemistry, 'Discover Maths for Chemists' website

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**Essential Mathematics and Statistics for Science**, 2nd Edition**Graham Currell and Antony Dowman, Wiley-Blackwell, 2009**

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This study unit aims to develop the skills for calculating rates of change in science and performing simple differentiation. This is achieved by references given to sections and pages in the study text, **Essential Mathematics and Statistics for Science**, plus associated **QVA tutorials - questions **with **video worked answers**

**Rates of change and differentiation**

Study Text: Sections 6.1, p145 and 6.2, p152

QVA tutorial

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graham.currell@uwe.ac.uk

23/03/11