2. Partial Derivatives
Part B: Chain Rule, Gradient and Directional Derivatives
Session 35: Gradient: Definition, Perpendicular to Level Curves
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From Lecture 12 of 18.02 Multivariable Calculus, Fall 2007
Clip: Definition, Perpendicular to Level Curves
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