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Components of a vector
See Component form of a vector.

Compounded continuously
Interest compounded using the formula A = Pert

Constant
A letter or symbol that stands for a specific number,

Constant of variation
See Power function.

End behavior
The behavior of a graph of a function as.

Finite series
Sum of a finite number of terms.

Graph of parametric equations
The set of all points in the coordinate plane corresponding to the ordered pairs determined by the parametric equations.

Major axis
The line segment through the foci of an ellipse with endpoints on the ellipse

Mathematical model
A mathematical structure that approximates phenomena for the purpose of studying or predicting their behavior

NDER ƒ(a)
See Numerical derivative of ƒ at x = a.

Numerical model
A model determined by analyzing numbers or data in order to gain insight into a phenomenon, p. 64.

Onetoone rule of exponents
x = y if and only if bx = by.

Plane in Cartesian space
The graph of Ax + By + Cz + D = 0, where A, B, and C are not all zero.

Pseudorandom numbers
Computergenerated numbers that can be used to approximate true randomness in scientific studies. Since they depend on iterative computer algorithms, they are not truly random

Reflection across the yaxis
x, y and (x,y) are reflections of each other across the yaxis.

Relation
A set of ordered pairs of real numbers.

Rigid transformation
A transformation that leaves the basic shape of a graph unchanged.

Square matrix
A matrix whose number of rows equals the number of columns.

Tree diagram
A visualization of the Multiplication Principle of Probability.

Vertical line test
A test for determining whether a graph is a function.