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# Solutions for Chapter APPENDIX A: THE LANGUAGE OF MATHEMATICS ## Full solutions for Calculus: Early Transcendentals | 3rd Edition

ISBN: 9781464114885 Solutions for Chapter APPENDIX A: THE LANGUAGE OF MATHEMATICS

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Key Calculus Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
• Back-to-back stemplot

A stemplot with leaves on either side used to compare two distributions.

• Difference of functions

(ƒ - g)(x) = ƒ(x) - g(x)

• Even function

A function whose graph is symmetric about the y-axis for all x in the domain of ƒ.

• Fibonacci sequence

The sequence 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, . . ..

• Geometric series

A series whose terms form a geometric sequence.

• Half-plane

The graph of the linear inequality y ? ax + b, y > ax + b y ? ax + b, or y < ax + b.

• Interval notation

Notation used to specify intervals, pp. 4, 5.

See Polynomial function in x

• Linear regression equation

Equation of a linear regression line

• Minor axis

The perpendicular bisector of the major axis of an ellipse with endpoints on the ellipse.

• Multiplicative inverse of a complex number

The reciprocal of a + bi, or 1 a + bi = a a2 + b2- ba2 + b2 i

• Natural logarithmic function

The inverse of the exponential function y = ex, denoted by y = ln x.

• Principle of mathematical induction

A principle related to mathematical induction.

• Probability of an event in a finite sample space of equally likely outcomes

The number of outcomes in the event divided by the number of outcomes in the sample space.

• Quantitative variable

A variable (in statistics) that takes on numerical values for a characteristic being measured.

• Third quartile

See Quartile.

• Transpose of a matrix

The matrix AT obtained by interchanging the rows and columns of A.

• Vertex form for a quadratic function

ƒ(x) = a(x - h)2 + k

• Xmin

The x-value of the left side of the viewing window,.

• Zero factorial

See n factorial.