chapter  1
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Introducing differentiation

Thischapterintroducesthebasicconceptofdifferentiation. Chapter2givesmoredetailsofthetechniquesofdifferentiation withchapter3illustratingtheconceptandtechniqueswitha considerationofapplicationsofdifferentiationinengineering. Beforestartingthediscussionofdifferentiationinsection1.2,two keytermsarebrieflyreviewedinthissection,namelyfunctionsand limits.Thesetermswillbefoundtobeusedfrequentlythroughthe entirebook.