# Chain rule resources

### Facts & Formulae Leaflets (1)

Differentiation for Economics and Business Studies Functions of One Variable

Overview of differentiation and its applications in Economics. This leaflet has been contributed to the mathcentre Community Project by Morgiane Richard (University of Aberdeen) and reviewed by Anthony Cronin (University College Dublin).

### Practice & Revision (2)

Cwrs Gloywi Calcwlws

A Calculus Refresher.
This booklet revises techniques in calculus (differentiation and integration).
This is a welsh language version

### Quick Reference (1)

The chain rule

The chain rule is used for differentiating a function of a function. This leaflet states and illustrates this rule. (Engineering Maths First Aid Kit 8.5)

### Teach Yourself (1)

The Chain Rule

This teach-yourself workbook explains the chain rule which is used to differentiate a function of a function.

### Test Yourself (6)

Chain Rule examples - Numbas

11 questions on the chain rule.
Numbas resources have been made available under a Creative Commons licence by the School of Mathematics & Statistics at Newcastle University.

Chain rule practice - Numbas

11 Questions on the chain rule. Numbas resources have been made available under a Creative Commons licence by Bill Foster and Christian Perfect, School of Mathematics & Statistics at Newcastle University.

Diagnostic test in basic calculus - Numbas

12 calculus questions, differentiation and integration. Useful for self diagnosis. Numbas resources have been made available under a Creative Commons licence by Bill Foster and Christian Perfect, School of Mathematics & Statistics at Newcastle University.

Diagnostic Test in Differentiation - Numbas

26 questions: Product Rule, Quotient Rule and Chain Rule.
For those that want a thorough testing of their basic differentiation using the standard rules.
Numbas resources have been made available under a Creative Commons licence by the School of Mathematics & Statistics at Newcastle University.

Diagnostic test in differentiation - Numbas

16 questions: Product Rule, Quotient Rule and Chain Rule. For those that want a thorough testing of their basic differentiation using the standard rules. Numbas resources have been made available under a Creative Commons licence by Bill Foster and Christian Perfect, School of Mathematics & Statistics at Newcastle University.

Maths EG

Computer-aided assessment of maths, stats and numeracy from GCSE to undergraduate level 2. These resources have been made available under a Creative Common licence by Martin Greenhow and Abdulrahman Kamavi, Brunel University.

### Third Party Resources (1)

Mathematics Support Materials from the University of Plymouth

The output from this project is a library of portable, interactive, web based support packages to help students learn various mathematical ideas and techniques and to support classroom teaching.

There are support materials on ALGEBRA, GRAPHS, CALCULUS, and much more.

This material is offered through the mathcentre site courtesy of Dr Martin Lavelle and Dr Robin Horan from the University of Plymouth.

**Support material from the University of Plymouth:**

The output from this project is a library of portable, interactive, web based support packages to help students learn various mathematical ideas and techniques and to support classroom teaching.

There are support materials on ALGEBRA, GRAPHS, CALCULUS, and much more.

This material is offered through the mathcentre site courtesy of Dr Martin Lavelle and Dr Robin Horan from the University of Plymouth.

### Video (1)

The Chain Rule

A special rule, the chain rule, exists for differentiating a function of another function. This unit illustrates this rule. (Mathtutor Video Tutorial)
This resource is released under a Creative Commons license Attribution-Non-Commercial-No Derivative Works and the copyright is held by Skillbank Solutions Ltd.