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Addition property of inequality
If u < v , then u + w < v + w

Combinatorics
A branch of mathematics related to determining the number of elements of a set or the number of ways objects can be arranged or combined

Compound fraction
A fractional expression in which the numerator or denominator may contain fractions

Compounded continuously
Interest compounded using the formula A = Pert

Correlation coefficient
A measure of the strength of the linear relationship between two variables, pp. 146, 162.

Domain of validity of an identity
The set of values of the variable for which both sides of the identity are defined

Equilibrium price
See Equilibrium point.

Inverse secant function
The function y = sec1 x

Law of cosines
a2 = b2 + c2  2bc cos A, b2 = a2 + c2  2ac cos B, c2 = a2 + b2  2ab cos C

Limit to growth
See Logistic growth function.

Parabola
The graph of a quadratic function, or the set of points in a plane that are equidistant from a fixed point (the focus) and a fixed line (the directrix).

Pseudorandom numbers
Computergenerated numbers that can be used to approximate true randomness in scientific studies. Since they depend on iterative computer algorithms, they are not truly random

Quartic function
A degree 4 polynomial function.

Reference angle
See Reference triangle

Riemann sum
A sum where the interval is divided into n subintervals of equal length and is in the ith subinterval.

Right circular cone
The surface created when a line is rotated about a second line that intersects but is not perpendicular to the first line.

Row operations
See Elementary row operations.

Solution of a system in two variables
An ordered pair of real numbers that satisfies all of the equations or inequalities in the system

Solve by substitution
Method for solving systems of linear equations.

Sum of a finite arithmetic series
Sn = na a1 + a2 2 b = n 2 32a1 + 1n  12d4,