We know that the first derivative represents the slope of the tangent line to a curve at any particular point. We know that the second derivative represents the concavity of the curve.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Or, the first derivative represents the rate of change of a function, and the second derivative represents the rate of change of the rate of change of a function.

So, geometrically speaking, is there any meaning to the third, fourth, fifth, or any derivative above the second?

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# Is there any meaning to higher order derivatives?

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