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Solutions for Chapter 11: The Concept of Instantaneous Rate
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Solutions for Chapter 11: The Concept of Instantaneous Rate
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Absolute value of a vector
See Magnitude of a vector.

Amplitude
See Sinusoid.

Convergence of a sequence
A sequence {an} converges to a if limn: q an = a

Dependent variable
Variable representing the range value of a function (usually y)

Division algorithm for polynomials
Given ƒ(x), d(x) ? 0 there are unique polynomials q1x (quotient) and r1x(remainder) ƒ1x2 = d1x2q1x2 + r1x2 with with either r1x2 = 0 or degree of r(x) 6 degree of d1x2

Equivalent arrows
Arrows that have the same magnitude and direction.

Exponential form
An equation written with exponents instead of logarithms.

Inverse cotangent function
The function y = cot1 x

Length of a vector
See Magnitude of a vector.

Line graph
A graph of data in which consecutive data points are connected by line segments

Nonsingular matrix
A square matrix with nonzero determinant

Octants
The eight regions of space determined by the coordinate planes.

Orthogonal vectors
Two vectors u and v with u x v = 0.

Power regression
A procedure for fitting a curve y = a . x b to a set of data.

Recursively defined sequence
A sequence defined by giving the first term (or the first few terms) along with a procedure for finding the subsequent terms.

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

Solve a triangle
To find one or more unknown sides or angles of a triangle

Solve algebraically
Use an algebraic method, including paper and pencil manipulation and obvious mental work, with no calculator or grapher use. When appropriate, the final exact solution may be approximated by a calculator

Sum of two vectors
<u1, u2> + <v1, v2> = <u1 + v1, u2 + v2> <u1 + v1, u2 + v2, u3 + v3>

Upper bound for real zeros
A number d is an upper bound for the set of real zeros of ƒ if ƒ(x) ? 0 whenever x > d.