 12.3.1: In Exercises 18, the position vector describes the path of an objec...
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 12.3.19: Finding a Position Vector by Integration In Exercises 1924, use the...
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 12.3.25: A baseball is hit from a height of 2.5 feet above the ground with a...
 12.3.26: Determine the maximum height and range of a projectile fired at a h...
 12.3.27: A baseball, hit 3 feet above the ground, leaves the bat at an angle...
 12.3.28: A baseball player at second base throws a ball 90 feet to the playe...
 12.3.29: Eliminate the parameter from the position vector for the motion of ...
 12.3.30: The path of a ball is given by the rectangular equation Use the res...
 12.3.31: The Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, has a center field fence tha...
 12.3.32: Football The quarterback of a football team releases a pass at a he...
 12.3.33: A bale ejector consists of two variablespeed belts at the end of a...
 12.3.34: A bomber is flying at an altitude of 30,000 feet at a speed of 540 ...
 12.3.35: A shot fired from a gun with a muzzle velocity of 1200 feet per sec...
 12.3.36: A projectile is fired from ground level at an angle of with the hor...
 12.3.37: Use a graphing utility to graph the paths of a projectile for the g...
 12.3.38: Find the angles at which an object must be thrown to obtain (a) the...
 12.3.39: Determine the maximum height and range of a projectile fired at a h...
 12.3.40: A projectile is fired from ground level at an angle of with the hor...
 12.3.41: ShotPut Throw The path of a shot thrown at an angle is where is th...
 12.3.42: ShotPut Throw A shot is thrown from a height of feet with an initi...
 12.3.43: Find the velocity and acceleration vectors of the particle. Use the...
 12.3.44: Find the maximum speed of a point on the circumference of an automo...
 12.3.45: Find the velocity vector and show that it is orthogonal to
 12.3.46: (a) Show that the speed of the particle is (b) Use a graphing utili...
 12.3.47: Find the acceleration vector and show that its direction is always ...
 12.3.48: Show that the magnitude of the acceleration vector is
 12.3.49: A stone weighing 1 pound is attached to a twofoot string and is wh...
 12.3.50: A 3400pound automobile is negotiating a circular interchange of ra...
 12.3.51: Velocity and Speed In your own words, explain the difference betwee...
 12.3.52: Particle Motion Consider a particle that is moving on the path (a) ...
 12.3.53: Proof Prove that when an object is traveling at a constant speed, i...
 12.3.54: Proof Prove that an object moving in a straight line at a constant ...
 12.3.55: Investigation A particle moves on an elliptical path given by the v...
 12.3.56: Particle Motion Consider a particle moving on an elliptical path de...
 12.3.57: Path of an Object When an object is at the point and has a velocity...
 12.3.58: HOW DO YOU SEE IT? The graph shows the path of a projectile and the...
 12.3.59: The acceleration of an object is the derivative of the speed.
 12.3.60: The velocity of an object is the derivative of the position.
 12.3.61: The velocity vector points in the direction of motion.
 12.3.62: If a particle moves along a straight line, then the velocity and ac...
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Annual percentage yield (APY)
The rate that would give the same return if interest were computed just once a year

Average rate of change of ƒ over [a, b]
The number ƒ(b)  ƒ(a) b  a, provided a ? b.

Characteristic polynomial of a square matrix A
det(xIn  A), where A is an n x n matrix

Combinatorics
A branch of mathematics related to determining the number of elements of a set or the number of ways objects can be arranged or combined

Compounded monthly
See Compounded k times per year.

Derivative of ƒ
The function defined by ƒ'(x) = limh:0ƒ(x + h)  ƒ(x)h for all of x where the limit exists

Doubleangle identity
An identity involving a trigonometric function of 2u

General form (of a line)
Ax + By + C = 0, where A and B are not both zero.

Horizontal shrink or stretch
See Shrink, stretch.

Identity
An equation that is always true throughout its domain.

Matrix, m x n
A rectangular array of m rows and n columns of real numbers

n factorial
For any positive integer n, n factorial is n! = n.(n  1) . (n  2) .... .3.2.1; zero factorial is 0! = 1

Nonsingular matrix
A square matrix with nonzero determinant

Objective function
See Linear programming problem.

Opens upward or downward
A parabola y = ax 2 + bx + c opens upward if a > 0 and opens downward if a < 0.

Parametric equations for a line in space
The line through P0(x 0, y0, z 0) in the direction of the nonzero vector v = <a, b, c> has parametric equations x = x 0 + at, y = y 0 + bt, z = z0 + ct.

PH
The measure of acidity

Probability of an event in a finite sample space of equally likely outcomes
The number of outcomes in the event divided by the number of outcomes in the sample space.

Real number
Any number that can be written as a decimal.

Sequence
See Finite sequence, Infinite sequence.