Calculate mentally: a. 3 + 8 b. 3 8 c. 8 + +3 d. 8 +3

Exponential Functions: 8.1 Differentiation and Integration Copyright © Cengage Learning. All rights reserved. Differentiation of Exponential Functions The natural base e is the most convenient base for exponential functions. One reason for this claim is that the natural exponential function f(x)...