Stop Sign Crime—The First Idea of Calculus—The Derivative
Lecture no. 2 from the course: Change and Motion: Calculus Made Clear, 2nd Edition
Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
The example of a car moving down a straight road is a simple and effective way to study motion. An everyday scenario that involves running a stop sign and the use of a camera illustrates the first fundamental idea of calculus: the derivative.