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

Conversion factor
A ratio equal to 1, used for unit conversion

Coordinate plane
See Cartesian coordinate system.

equation of a quadratic function
ƒ(x) = ax 2 + bx + c(a ? 0)

Explanatory variable
A variable that affects a response variable.

Frequency (in statistics)
The number of individuals or observations with a certain characteristic.

Grapher or graphing utility
Graphing calculator or a computer with graphing software.

Linear regression
A procedure for finding the straight line that is the best fit for the data

Linear system
A system of linear equations

Logarithmic regression
See Natural logarithmic regression

Multiplicative inverse of a matrix
See Inverse of a matrix

nth root of a complex number z
A complex number v such that vn = z

Parametrization
A set of parametric equations for a curve.

Positive numbers
Real numbers shown to the right of the origin on a number line.

Quadratic function
A function that can be written in the form ƒ(x) = ax 2 + bx + c, where a, b, and c are real numbers, and a ? 0.

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

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.

Vector equation for a line in space
The line through P0(x 0, y0, z0) in the direction of the nonzero vector V = <a, b, c> has vector equation r = r0 + tv , where r = <x,y,z>.

Velocity
A vector that specifies the motion of an object in terms of its speed and direction.

Vertical component
See Component form of a vector.