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Solutions for Chapter 2: FUNCTIONS

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus | 4th Edition | ISBN: 9780470484753 | Authors: Eric Connally Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason

Full solutions for Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus | 4th Edition

ISBN: 9780470484753

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus | 4th Edition | ISBN: 9780470484753 | Authors: Eric Connally Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason

Solutions for Chapter 2: FUNCTIONS

Solutions for Chapter 2
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Textbook: Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus
Edition: 4
Author: Eric Connally Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason
ISBN: 9780470484753

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Key Calculus Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Arccosine function

    See Inverse cosine function.

  • Center

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

  • Continuous function

    A function that is continuous on its entire domain

  • 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

  • Endpoint of an interval

    A real number that represents one “end” of an interval.

  • equation of a quadratic function

    ƒ(x) = ax 2 + bx + c(a ? 0)

  • Geometric sequence

    A sequence {an}in which an = an-1.r for every positive integer n ? 2. The nonzero number r is called the common ratio.

  • Horizontal component

    See Component form of a vector.

  • Horizontal translation

    A shift of a graph to the left or right.

  • Identity matrix

    A square matrix with 1’s in the main diagonal and 0’s elsewhere, p. 534.

  • Logarithmic function with base b

    The inverse of the exponential function y = bx, denoted by y = logb x

  • Magnitude of a vector

    The magnitude of <a, b> is 2a2 + b2. The magnitude of <a, b, c> is 2a2 + b2 + c2

  • nth power of a

    The number with n factors of a , where n is the exponent and a is the base.

  • Numerical model

    A model determined by analyzing numbers or data in order to gain insight into a phenomenon, p. 64.

  • Octants

    The eight regions of space determined by the coordinate planes.

  • Power function

    A function of the form ƒ(x) = k . x a, where k and a are nonzero constants. k is the constant of variation and a is the power.

  • Product of complex numbers

    (a + bi)(c + di) = (ac - bd) + (ad + bc)i

  • Root of an equation

    A solution.

  • Sum of a finite arithmetic series

    Sn = na a1 + a2 2 b = n 2 32a1 + 1n - 12d4,

  • x-coordinate

    The directed distance from the y-axis yz-plane to a point in a plane (space), or the first number in an ordered pair (triple), pp. 12, 629.

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