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 11.2: The graph of the equation x2 4py is a parabola with focusF1 , 2 and...
 11.3: The graph of the equation y2 4px is a parabola with focusF1 , 2 and...
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 11.25: Graphing Parabolas Use a graphing device to graphthe parabola. x2 16y
 11.26: Graphing Parabolas Use a graphing device to graphthe parabola.x2 8y
 11.27: Graphing Parabolas Use a graphing device to graphthe parabola.y2 13x
 11.28: Graphing Parabolas Use a graphing device to graphthe parabola.8y2 x
 11.29: Graphing Parabolas Use a graphing device to graphthe parabola.4x y2 0
 11.30: Graphing Parabolas Use a graphing device to graphthe parabola.x 2y2 0
 11.31: Finding the Equation of a Parabola Find an equationfor the parabola...
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 11.59: Families of Parabolas (a) Find equations for the familyof parabolas...
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 11.61: Parabolic Reflector A lamp with a parabolic reflector isshown in th...
 11.62: Satellite Dish A reflector for a satellite dish is parabolic incros...
 11.63: Suspension Bridge In a suspension bridge the shape of thesuspension...
 11.64: Reflecting Telescope The Hale telescope at the Mount PalomarObserva...
 11.65: DISCUSS WRITE: Parabolas in the Real World Severalexamples of the u...
 11.66: DISCUSS: Light Cone from a Flashlight A flashlight is held toform a...
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 11.68: Plywood Ellipse A carpenter wishes to construct an ellipticaltable ...
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 11.70: DISCUSS: Drawing an Ellipse on a Blackboard Try drawingan ellipseas...
 11.71: DISCUSS: Light Cone from a Flashlight A flashlightshines on a wall,...
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Bounded
A function is bounded if there are numbers b and B such that b ? ƒ(x) ? B for all x in the domain of f.

Categorical variable
In statistics, a nonnumerical variable such as gender or hair color. Numerical variables like zip codes, in which the numbers have no quantitative significance, are also considered to be categorical.

Center
The central point in a circle, ellipse, hyperbola, or sphere

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

Definite integral
The definite integral of the function ƒ over [a,b] is Lbaƒ(x) dx = limn: q ani=1 ƒ(xi) ¢x provided the limit of the Riemann sums exists

Difference identity
An identity involving a trigonometric function of u  v

Directed distance
See Polar coordinates.

Ellipsoid of revolution
A surface generated by rotating an ellipse about its major axis

Equation
A statement of equality between two expressions.

Exponential form
An equation written with exponents instead of logarithms.

Imaginary part of a complex number
See Complex number.

Inverse of a matrix
The inverse of a square matrix A, if it exists, is a matrix B, such that AB = BA = I , where I is an identity matrix.

Multiplicative identity for matrices
See Identity matrix

nth root of unity
A complex number v such that vn = 1

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

Proportional
See Power function

Real number line
A horizontal line that represents the set of real numbers.

Seconddegree equation in two variables
Ax 2 + Bxy + Cy2 + Dx + Ey + F = 0, where A, B, and C are not all zero.

Standard deviation
A measure of how a data set is spread

Ymax
The yvalue of the top of the viewing window.