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Addition principle of probability.
P(A or B) = P(A) + P(B)  P(A and B). If A and B are mutually exclusive events, then P(A or B) = P(A) + P(B)

Angular speed
Speed of rotation, typically measured in radians or revolutions per unit time

Bounded below
A function is bounded below if there is a number b such that b ? ƒ(x) for all x in the domain of f.

Circle graph
A circular graphical display of categorical data

Complex number
An expression a + bi, where a (the real part) and b (the imaginary part) are real numbers

equation of a parabola
(x  h)2 = 4p(y  k) or (y  k)2 = 4p(x  h)

Inequality
A statement that compares two quantities using an inequality symbol

Integers
The numbers . . ., 3, 2, 1, 0,1,2,...2

Length of an arrow
See Magnitude of an arrow.

Linear equation in x
An equation that can be written in the form ax + b = 0, where a and b are real numbers and a Z 0

Paraboloid of revolution
A surface generated by rotating a parabola about its line of symmetry.

Permutation
An arrangement of elements of a set, in which order is important.

Pointslope form (of a line)
y  y1 = m1x  x 12.

Polar coordinates
The numbers (r, ?) that determine a point’s location in a polar coordinate system. The number r is the directed distance and ? is the directed angle

Quartic regression
A procedure for fitting a quartic function to a set of data.

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

Sine
The function y = sin x.

Sinusoid
A function that can be written in the form f(x) = a sin (b (x  h)) + k or f(x) = a cos (b(x  h)) + k. The number a is the amplitude, and the number h is the phase shift.

Standard deviation
A measure of how a data set is spread

Vertical stretch or shrink
See Stretch, Shrink.