- Appendix B.1: A department store issues its own credit card, with an interest rat...
- Appendix B.2: A deposit of $10,000 is made into an account paying a nominal yearl...
- Appendix B.3: A deposit of $50,000 is made into an account paying a nominal yearl...
- Appendix B.4: Use a graph of y = (1+0.07/x)x to estimate the number that (1 + 0.0...
- Appendix B.5: (a) Find (1 + 0.04/n)n for n = 10,000, and 100,000, and 1,000,000. ...
- Appendix B.6: Find the effective annual rate of a 6% annual rate, compounded cont...
- Appendix B.7: What nominal annual interest rate has an effective annual rate of 5...
- Appendix B.8: What is the effective annual rate, under continuous compounding, fo...
- Appendix B.9: (a) Find the effective annual rate for a 5% annual interest rate co...
- Appendix B.10: A bank account is earning interest at 6% per year compounded contin...
- Appendix B.11: Explain how you can match the interest rates (a)(e) with the effect...
- Appendix B.12: In 1989, US inflation was 4.6% a year. In 1989 Argentina had an inf...
- Appendix B.13: Between December 1988 and December 1989, Brazils inflation rate was...
Solutions for Chapter Appendix B: Problems for Appendix B
Full solutions for Applied Calculus | 5th Edition
Absolute value of a vector
See Magnitude of a vector.
Additive inverse of a complex number
The opposite of a + bi, or -a - bi
Angle between vectors
The angle formed by two nonzero vectors sharing a common initial point
A stemplot with leaves on either side used to compare two distributions.
Composition of functions
(f ? g) (x) = f (g(x))
See Compounded k times per year.
A ratio equal to 1, used for unit conversion
A degree 3 polynomial function
The process of utilizing general information to prove a specific hypothesis
The line through the focus and perpendicular to the directrix of a conic.
See Frequency table.
Inverse cosine function
The function y = cos-1 x
See Polynomial function in x.
A graph of a polar equation of the form r2 = a2 sin 2u or r 2 = a2 cos 2u.
Logistic growth function
A model of population growth: ƒ1x2 = c 1 + a # bx or ƒ1x2 = c1 + ae-kx, where a, b, c, and k are positive with b < 1. c is the limit to growth
One-to-one rule of logarithms
x = y if and only if logb x = logb y.
The function ƒ(x) = 1x
See Division algorithm for polynomials.
Vector of length 1.
A point that lies on both the graph and the y-axis.