Evaluate
WOLFRAM

DEMONSTRATIONS
PROJECT
Graphing Derivatives
function

x
3
+
x
2
+
12
x

2
x
0
shade
curve
x
f
(
x
)
1
f
'
(
x
0
)
x
f
'
(
x
)
This Demonstration illustrates the connection between a function and its derivative on two separate graphs. The green vertical bars indicate the value of the rate of change at the point of tangency.