 12.4.1: In Exercises 14, sketch the unit tangent and normal vectors at the ...
 12.4.2: In Exercises 14, sketch the unit tangent and normal vectors at the ...
 12.4.3: In Exercises 14, sketch the unit tangent and normal vectors at the ...
 12.4.4: In Exercises 14, sketch the unit tangent and normal vectors at the ...
 12.4.5: In Exercises 510, find the unit tangent vector to the curve at the ...
 12.4.6: In Exercises 510, find the unit tangent vector to the curve at the ...
 12.4.7: In Exercises 510, find the unit tangent vector to the curve at the ...
 12.4.8: In Exercises 510, find the unit tangent vector to the curve at the ...
 12.4.9: In Exercises 510, find the unit tangent vector to the curve at the ...
 12.4.10: In Exercises 510, find the unit tangent vector to the curve at the ...
 12.4.11: In Exercises 1116, find the unit tangent vector and find a set of p...
 12.4.12: In Exercises 1116, find the unit tangent vector and find a set of p...
 12.4.13: In Exercises 1116, find the unit tangent vector and find a set of p...
 12.4.14: In Exercises 1116, find the unit tangent vector and find a set of p...
 12.4.15: In Exercises 1116, find the unit tangent vector and find a set of p...
 12.4.16: In Exercises 1116, find the unit tangent vector and find a set of p...
 12.4.17: In Exercises 17 and 18, use a computer algebra system to graph the ...
 12.4.18: In Exercises 17 and 18, use a computer algebra system to graph the ...
 12.4.19: Linear Approximation In Exercises 19 and 20, find a set of parametr...
 12.4.20: Linear Approximation In Exercises 19 and 20, find a set of parametr...
 12.4.21: In Exercises 21 and 22, verify that the space curves intersect at t...
 12.4.22: In Exercises 21 and 22, verify that the space curves intersect at t...
 12.4.23: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.24: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.25: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.26: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.27: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.28: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.29: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.30: In Exercises 2330, find the principal unit normal vector to the cur...
 12.4.31: In Exercises 3134, find , and (if it exists) for an object moving a...
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 12.4.33: In Exercises 3134, find , and (if it exists) for an object moving a...
 12.4.34: In Exercises 3134, find , and (if it exists) for an object moving a...
 12.4.35: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.36: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.37: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.38: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.39: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.40: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.41: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.42: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.43: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.44: In Exercises 35 44, find and at the given time for the plane curve
 12.4.45: Circular Motion In Exercises 4548, consider an object moving accord...
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 12.4.47: Circular Motion In Exercises 4548, consider an object moving accord...
 12.4.48: Circular Motion In Exercises 4548, consider an object moving accord...
 12.4.49: In Exercises 4952, sketch the graph of the plane curve given by the...
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 12.4.51: In Exercises 4952, sketch the graph of the plane curve given by the...
 12.4.52: In Exercises 4952, sketch the graph of the plane curve given by the...
 12.4.53: In Exercises 5356, find and at the given time for the space curve H...
 12.4.54: In Exercises 5356, find and at the given time for the space curve H...
 12.4.55: In Exercises 5356, find and at the given time for the space curve H...
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 12.4.57: In Exercises 57 and 58, use a computer algebra system to graph the ...
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 12.4.59: Define the unit tangent vector, the principal unit normal vector, a...
 12.4.60: How is the unit tangent vector related to the orientation of a curv...
 12.4.61: Describe the motion of a particle if the normal component of accele...
 12.4.62: Describe the motion of a particle if the tangential component of ac...
 12.4.63: Cycloidal Motion The figure shows the path of a particle modeled by...
 12.4.64: Motion Along an Involute of a Circle The figure shows a particle mo...
 12.4.65: In Exercises 6570, find the vectors T and N, and the unit binormal ...
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 12.4.67: In Exercises 6570, find the vectors T and N, and the unit binormal ...
 12.4.68: In Exercises 6570, find the vectors T and N, and the unit binormal ...
 12.4.69: In Exercises 6570, find the vectors T and N, and the unit binormal ...
 12.4.70: In Exercises 6570, find the vectors T and N, and the unit binormal ...
 12.4.71: Projectile Motion Find the tangential and normal components of acce...
 12.4.72: Projectile Motion Use your results from Exercise 71 to find the tan...
 12.4.73: Projectile Motion A projectile is launched with an initial velocity...
 12.4.74: Projectile Motion A projectile is launched with an initial velocity...
 12.4.75: Air Traffic Control Because of a storm, ground controllers instruct...
 12.4.76: Projectile Motion A plane flying at an altitude of 36,000 feet at a...
 12.4.77: Centripetal Acceleration An object is spinning at a constant speed ...
 12.4.78: Centripetal Force An object of mass moves at a constant speed in a ...
 12.4.79: Orbital Speed In Exercises 7982, use the result of Exercise 78 to f...
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 12.4.83: True or False? In Exercises 83 and 84, determine whether the statem...
 12.4.84: True or False? In Exercises 83 and 84, determine whether the statem...
 12.4.85: A particle moves along a path modeled by where is a positive consta...
 12.4.86: Prove that the principal unit normal vector N points toward the con...
 12.4.87: Prove that the vector is 0 for an object moving in a straight line.
 12.4.88: Prove that
 12.4.89: Prove that
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Augmented matrix
A matrix that represents a system of equations.

Circle graph
A circular graphical display of categorical data

Directed distance
See Polar coordinates.

Elements of a matrix
See Matrix element.

End behavior asymptote of a rational function
A polynomial that the function approaches as.

Expanded form
The right side of u(v + w) = uv + uw.

Exponential function
A function of the form ƒ(x) = a ? bx,where ?0, b > 0 b ?1

Higherdegree polynomial function
A polynomial function whose degree is ? 3

Horizontal translation
A shift of a graph to the left or right.

Inductive step
See Mathematical induction.

Line of travel
The path along which an object travels

Linear regression
A procedure for finding the straight line that is the best fit for the data

Logarithmic regression
See Natural logarithmic regression

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

Observational study
A process for gathering data from a subset of a population through current or past observations. This differs from an experiment in that no treatment is imposed.

Principal nth root
If bn = a, then b is an nth root of a. If bn = a and a and b have the same sign, b is the principal nth root of a (see Radical), p. 508.

Reference triangle
For an angle ? in standard position, a reference triangle is a triangle formed by the terminal side of angle ?, the xaxis, and a perpendicular dropped from a point on the terminal side to the xaxis. The angle in a reference triangle at the origin is the reference angle

Rose curve
A graph of a polar equation or r = a cos nu.

Singular matrix
A square matrix with zero determinant

Translation
See Horizontal translation, Vertical translation.