18.01SC | Fall 2010 | Undergraduate

Single Variable Calculus

Part A: Definition and Basic Rules

Session 4: Limits and Continuity

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The main formula for the derivative involves a limit. This session discusses limits in more detail and introduces the related concept of continuity.

Lecture Video and Notes

Video Excerpts

Clip 1: Limits

Clip 2: Continuity

Recitation Video

Smoothing a Piecewise Function

Worked Example

Continuous but not Smooth

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Fall 2010
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