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Binomial theorem
A theorem that gives an expansion formula for (a + b)n

Combination
An arrangement of elements of a set, in which order is not important

Continuous at x = a
lim x:a x a ƒ(x) = ƒ(a)

Convenience sample
A sample that sacrifices randomness for convenience

Convergence of a series
A series aqk=1 ak converges to a sum S if imn: q ank=1ak = S

Direct variation
See Power function.

Focal length of a parabola
The directed distance from the vertex to the focus.

Inverse cosecant function
The function y = csc1 x

Inverse function
The inverse relation of a onetoone function.

Modulus
See Absolute value of a complex number.

Polar distance formula
The distance between the points with polar coordinates (r1, ?1 ) and (r2, ?2 ) = 2r 12 + r 22  2r1r2 cos 1?1  ?22

Quartile
The first quartile is the median of the lower half of a set of data, the second quartile is the median, and the third quartile is the median of the upper half of the data.

Quotient of complex numbers
a + bi c + di = ac + bd c2 + d2 + bc  ad c2 + d2 i

Radius
The distance from a point on a circle (or a sphere) to the center of the circle (or the sphere).

Term of a polynomial (function)
An expression of the form anxn in a polynomial (function).

Time plot
A line graph in which time is measured on the horizontal axis.

Trigonometric form of a complex number
r(cos ? + i sin ?)

Unit vector in the direction of a vector
A unit vector that has the same direction as the given vector.

yzplane
The points (0, y, z) in Cartesian space.

Zoom out
A procedure of a graphing utility used to view more of the coordinate plane (used, for example, to find theend behavior of a function).