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Absolute value of a real number
Denoted by a, represents the number a or the positive number a if a < 0.

Additive inverse of a complex number
The opposite of a + bi, or a  bi

Annual percentage yield (APY)
The rate that would give the same return if interest were computed just once a year

Binomial probability
In an experiment with two possible outcomes, the probability of one outcome occurring k times in n independent trials is P1E2 = n!k!1n  k2!pk11  p) nk where p is the probability of the outcome occurring once

Boxplot (or boxandwhisker plot)
A graph that displays a fivenumber summary

Cube root
nth root, where n = 3 (see Principal nth root),

Deductive reasoning
The process of utilizing general information to prove a specific hypothesis

Derivative of ƒ at x a
ƒ'(a) = lim x:a ƒ(x)  ƒ(a) x  a provided the limit exists

First octant
The points (x, y, z) in space with x > 0 y > 0, and z > 0.

Leaf
The final digit of a number in a stemplot.

Multiplicative inverse of a real number
The reciprocal of b, or 1/b, b Z 0

Numerical derivative of ƒ at a
NDER f(a) = ƒ1a + 0.0012  ƒ1a  0.00120.002

Parameter interval
See Parametric equations.

Power function
A function of the form ƒ(x) = k . x a, where k and a are nonzero constants. k is the constant of variation and a is the power.

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.

Scientific notation
A positive number written as c x 10m, where 1 ? c < 10 and m is an integer.

Sine
The function y = sin x.

Transformation
A function that maps real numbers to real numbers.