Dive into the essence of calculus. The first installment of an 11-part playlist introduces the video series by looking at the area of a circle and the area under curves. The narrator explains how to look at calculus as taking a hard contextual problem and converting it to a problem about area.
- If possible, have pupils watch the video as homework to allow time for discussion in class
- It is helpful if learners have some background in calculus
- Video touches upon derivatives and integrals
- This video is hosted on YouTube
- Animations promote understanding
- Connects different concepts of calculus