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# Solutions for Chapter 8.5: APPLICATIONS TO PHYSICS ## Full solutions for Calculus: Single Variable | 6th Edition

ISBN: 9780470888643 Solutions for Chapter 8.5: APPLICATIONS TO PHYSICS

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Key Calculus Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
• Absolute maximum

A value ƒ(c) is an absolute maximum value of ƒ if ƒ(c) ? ƒ(x) for all x in the domain of ƒ.

• Binomial coefficients

The numbers in Pascal’s triangle: nCr = anrb = n!r!1n - r2!

• Cardioid

A limaçon whose polar equation is r = a ± a sin ?, or r = a ± a cos ?, where a > 0.

• Coefficient matrix

A matrix whose elements are the coefficients in a system of linear equations

• Completing the square

A method of adding a constant to an expression in order to form a perfect square

• Directed line segment

See Arrow.

• Equation

A statement of equality between two expressions.

• Extracting square roots

A method for solving equations in the form x 2 = k.

• Graph of a function ƒ

The set of all points in the coordinate plane corresponding to the pairs (x, ƒ(x)) for x in the domain of ƒ.

• Graph of an inequality in x and y

The set of all points in the coordinate plane corresponding to the solutions x, y of the inequality.

• Irreducible quadratic over the reals

A quadratic polynomial with real coefficients that cannot be factored using real coefficients.

• Length of an arrow

See Magnitude of an arrow.

• Mode of a data set

The category or number that occurs most frequently in the set.

• Numerical derivative of ƒ at a

NDER f(a) = ƒ1a + 0.0012 - ƒ1a - 0.00120.002

• Origin

The number zero on a number line, or the point where the x- and y-axes cross in the Cartesian coordinate system, or the point where the x-, y-, and z-axes cross in Cartesian three-dimensional space

• Quantitative variable

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

• Real part of a complex number

See Complex number.

• Resistant measure

A statistical measure that does not change much in response to outliers.

• Secant

The function y = sec x.

• Trichotomy property

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

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