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Solutions for Chapter 8.4: Applications to Economics and Biology

Full solutions for Calculus, | 5th Edition

ISBN: 9780534393397

Solutions for Chapter 8.4: Applications to Economics and Biology

Solutions for Chapter 8.4
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ISBN: 9780534393397

Calculus, was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780534393397. Since 16 problems in chapter 8.4: Applications to Economics and Biology have been answered, more than 47501 students have viewed full step-by-step solutions from this chapter. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Calculus,, edition: 5. This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters and their solutions. Chapter 8.4: Applications to Economics and Biology includes 16 full step-by-step solutions.

Key Calculus Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
• Absolute value of a vector

See Magnitude of a vector.

• Angle of depression

The acute angle formed by the line of sight (downward) and the horizontal

• Constant

A letter or symbol that stands for a specific number,

• Convenience sample

A sample that sacrifices randomness for convenience

• Determinant

A number that is associated with a square matrix

• Equivalent equations (inequalities)

Equations (inequalities) that have the same solutions.

• Index of summation

See Summation notation.

• Inverse variation

See Power function.

• Law of cosines

a2 = b2 + c2 - 2bc cos A, b2 = a2 + c2 - 2ac cos B, c2 = a2 + b2 - 2ab cos C

• Linear equation in x

An equation that can be written in the form ax + b = 0, where a and b are real numbers and a Z 0

• Measure of center

A measure of the typical, middle, or average value for a data set

• Odd-even identity

For a basic trigonometric function f, an identity relating f(x) to f(-x).

• Probability distribution

The collection of probabilities of outcomes in a sample space assigned by a probability function.

• Projectile motion

The movement of an object that is subject only to the force of gravity

Any one of the four parts into which a plane is divided by the perpendicular coordinate axes.

• Riemann sum

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

• Solve an equation or inequality

To find all solutions of the equation or inequality

• Sum identity

An identity involving a trigonometric function of u + v

• Vertex of an angle

See Angle.

• Vertices of an ellipse

The points where the ellipse intersects its focal axis.

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