1 min readβ’june 8, 2020

Sumi Vora

π₯**Watch: AP Calculus AB/BC - ****Optimization**

Now that we understand how derivatives can determine the maximum and minimum values on a graph, we can also apply this knowledge to word problems. Optimization problems can look a little bit scary at first, but the most important thing to remember is that **you need to take the derivative of the function you are trying to optimize!** (the function youβre trying to find a maximum or minimum value for)

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