# Chapter 3: Analyzing Functions

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Chapter 3 supports the underlying algebraic and trigonometric skills Calculus 1 students engage as they investigate applications of derivatives. This chapter has the five sections listed below.

Section 3.1: Strategies for Solving Equations Set = 0

Section 3.2: The Language of Graphs

Section 3.3: Strategies for Solving Trigonometric Equations Set = 0

Section 3,4: Horizontal and Vertical Asymptotes

Section 3.5: Decoding Word Problems Involving Optimization