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Solutions for Chapter 8.9: Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals 13th Edition
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Base
See Exponential function, Logarithmic function, nth power of a.

Complements or complementary angles
Two angles of positive measure whose sum is 90°

Convergence of a series
A series aqk=1 ak converges to a sum S if imn: q ank=1ak = S

Derivative of ƒ
The function defined by ƒ'(x) = limh:0ƒ(x + h)  ƒ(x)h for all of x where the limit exists

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

Distance (in Cartesian space)
The distance d(P, Q) between and P(x, y, z) and Q(x, y, z) or d(P, Q) ((x )  x 2)2 + (y1  y2)2 + (z 1  z 2)2

Fitting a line or curve to data
Finding a line or curve that comes close to passing through all the points in a scatter plot.

Horizontal component
See Component form of a vector.

Infinite limit
A special case of a limit that does not exist.

Logarithmic form
An equation written with logarithms instead of exponents

Midpoint (in a coordinate plane)
For the line segment with endpoints (a,b) and (c,d), (aa + c2 ,b + d2)

Midpoint (on a number line)
For the line segment with endpoints a and b, a + b2

Positive angle
Angle generated by a counterclockwise rotation.

Quotient polynomial
See Division algorithm for polynomials.

Reciprocal function
The function ƒ(x) = 1x

Reflection across the xaxis
x, y and (x,y) are reflections of each other across the xaxis.

Second
Angle measure equal to 1/60 of a minute.

Solve graphically
Use a graphical method, including use of a hand sketch or use of a grapher. When appropriate, the approximate solution should be confirmed algebraically

Ymin
The yvalue of the bottom of the viewing window.

Zero matrix
A matrix consisting entirely of zeros.
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