5.6 Turning Points
There are two types of turning points. They are
separately called maximum points and minimum points. At such points
the curves turns (see figure). At such points the tangent to the
curve is parallel to x  axis and so, at these points
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Index
5.1
Tangent And Normal Lines
5.2 Angle Between Two Curves
5.3 Interpretation Of The Sign Of The Derivative
5.4 Locality Increasing Or Decreasing Functions
5.5 Critical Points
5.6 Turning Points
5.7 Extreme Value Theorem
5.8 The Meanvalue Theorem
5.9 First Derivative Test For Local Extrema
5.10 Second Derivative Test For Local Extrema
5.11 Stationary Points
5.12 Concavity And Points Of Inflection
5.13 Rate Measure (distance, Velocity And
Acceleration)
5.14 Related Rates
5.15 Differentials : Errors And Approximation
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