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Solutions for Chapter 1.9: PROPORTIONALITY AND POWER FUNCTIONS
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Angle between vectors
The angle formed by two nonzero vectors sharing a common initial point

Argument of a complex number
The argument of a + bi is the direction angle of the vector {a,b}.

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

Chord of a conic
A line segment with endpoints on the conic

Difference of complex numbers
(a + bi)  (c + di) = (a  c) + (b  d)i

Elements of a matrix
See Matrix element.

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

Expanded form of a series
A series written explicitly as a sum of terms (not in summation notation).

Identity
An equation that is always true throughout its domain.

Identity function
The function ƒ(x) = x.

Increasing on an interval
A function ƒ is increasing on an interval I if, for any two points in I, a positive change in x results in a positive change in.

Initial point
See Arrow.

Instantaneous velocity
The instantaneous rate of change of a position function with respect to time, p. 737.

Limit to growth
See Logistic growth function.

Parallelogram representation of vector addition
Geometric representation of vector addition using the parallelogram determined by the position vectors.

Pascal’s triangle
A number pattern in which row n (beginning with n = 02) consists of the coefficients of the expanded form of (a+b)n.

Pythagorean
Theorem In a right triangle with sides a and b and hypotenuse c, c2 = a2 + b2

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

Synthetic division
A procedure used to divide a polynomial by a linear factor, x  a

Zero matrix
A matrix consisting entirely of zeros.
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