Differentiation in one and Several Variables. Applications to Optimization

  • César Pérez López
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Abstract

The derivative of a real function at a point is the instantaneous rate of change of that function in a neighborhood of the point; i.e., it is a measure of how the dependent variable changes as a result of a small change in the independent variable.

Keywords

Vector Field Partial Derivative Extreme Point Vector Function Jacobian Matrix 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • César Pérez López
    • 1
  1. 1.MadridSpain

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