 A.2.1: Fill in the blanks. In the exponential form is the ________ and is ...
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 A.2.5: Fill in the blanks. In the radical form, the positive integer is ca...
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 A.2.10: In Exercises 512, evaluate each expression. (a) (b)
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 A.2.17: In Exercises 1724, evaluate the expression for the given value of x.
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 A.2.25: In Exercises 2530, simplify each expression. (a) (b)
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 A.2.57: In Exercises 5760, use a calculator to approximate the number. (Rou...
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 A.2.61: In Exercises 61 and 62, use the properties of radicals to simplify ...
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 A.2.63: In Exercises 6374, simplify each radical expression. (a) (b)
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 A.2.99: In Exercises 99 and 100, reduce the index of each radical. (a) (b)
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 A.2.101: In Exercises 101 and 102, write each expression as a single radical...
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 A.2.103: Period of a Pendulum The period (in seconds) of a pendulum is where...
 A.2.104: Erosion A stream of water moving at the rate of feet per second can...
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Additive identity for the complex numbers
0 + 0i is the complex number zero

Angle
Union of two rays with a common endpoint (the vertex). The beginning ray (the initial side) can be rotated about its endpoint to obtain the final position (the terminal side)

Argument of a complex number
The argument of a + bi is the direction angle of the vector {a,b}.

Compounded continuously
Interest compounded using the formula A = Pert

Degree of a polynomial (function)
The largest exponent on the variable in any of the terms of the polynomial (function)

Direction of an arrow
The angle the arrow makes with the positive xaxis

Exponential decay function
Decay modeled by ƒ(x) = a ? bx, a > 0 with 0 < b < 1.

Gaussian curve
See Normal curve.

Graphical model
A visible representation of a numerical or algebraic model.

nth power of a
The number with n factors of a , where n is the exponent and a is the base.

Ordered pair
A pair of real numbers (x, y), p. 12.

Origin
The number zero on a number line, or the point where the x and yaxes cross in the Cartesian coordinate system, or the point where the x, y, and zaxes cross in Cartesian threedimensional space

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

Proportional
See Power function

Rectangular coordinate system
See Cartesian coordinate system.

Secant line of ƒ
A line joining two points of the graph of ƒ.

Variance
The square of the standard deviation.

Vertex of an angle
See Angle.

Work
The product of a force applied to an object over a given distance W = ƒFƒ ƒAB!ƒ.

Yscl
The scale of the tick marks on the yaxis in a viewing window.