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 A.3.113: In Exercises 113122, factor the perfect square trinomial.
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 A.3.201: Cost, Revenue, and Profit An electronics manufacturer can produce a...
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Cardioid
A limaçon whose polar equation is r = a ± a sin ?, or r = a ± a cos ?, where a > 0.

Double inequality
A statement that describes a bounded interval, such as 3 ? x < 5

First octant
The points (x, y, z) in space with x > 0 y > 0, and z > 0.

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.

Higherdegree polynomial function
A polynomial function whose degree is ? 3

Inferential statistics
Using the science of statistics to make inferences about the parameters in a population from a sample.

Infinite sequence
A function whose domain is the set of all natural numbers.

Instantaneous rate of change
See Derivative at x = a.

Linear combination of vectors u and v
An expression au + bv , where a and b are real numbers

Logistic regression
A procedure for fitting a logistic curve to a set of data

Number line graph of a linear inequality
The graph of the solutions of a linear inequality (in x) on a number line

Power rule of logarithms
logb Rc = c logb R, R 7 0.

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

Repeated zeros
Zeros of multiplicity ? 2 (see Multiplicity).

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

Seconddegree equation in two variables
Ax 2 + Bxy + Cy2 + Dx + Ey + F = 0, where A, B, and C are not all zero.

Symmetric difference quotient of ƒ at a
ƒ(x + h)  ƒ(x  h) 2h

Vertices of an ellipse
The points where the ellipse intersects its focal axis.

xaxis
Usually the horizontal coordinate line in a Cartesian coordinate system with positive direction to the right,.

yaxis
Usually the vertical coordinate line in a Cartesian coordinate system with positive direction up, pp. 12, 629.