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Bounded interval
An interval that has finite length (does not extend to ? or ?)

Cosine
The function y = cos x

Difference identity
An identity involving a trigonometric function of u  v

Graph of a polar equation
The set of all points in the polar coordinate system corresponding to the ordered pairs (r,?) that are solutions of the polar equation.

Imaginary part of a complex number
See Complex number.

Index
See Radical.

Instantaneous rate of change
See Derivative at x = a.

Length of an arrow
See Magnitude of an arrow.

Limaçon
A graph of a polar equation r = a b sin u or r = a b cos u with a > 0 b > 0

Limit
limx:aƒ1x2 = L means that ƒ(x) gets arbitrarily close to L as x gets arbitrarily close (but not equal) to a

Polar form of a complex number
See Trigonometric form of a complex number.

Positive association
A relationship between two variables in which higher values of one variable are generally associated with higher values of the other variable, p. 717.

Regression model
An equation found by regression and which can be used to predict unknown values.

Sine
The function y = sin x.

Transverse axis
The line segment whose endpoints are the vertices of a hyperbola.

Trichotomy property
For real numbers a and b, exactly one of the following is true: a < b, a = b , or a > b.

Unit circle
A circle with radius 1 centered at the origin.

Variance
The square of the standard deviation.

Vertex of a parabola
The point of intersection of a parabola and its line of symmetry.

Zero vector
The vector <0,0> or <0,0,0>.