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Algebraic expression
A combination of variables and constants involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, powers, and roots

Angle of depression
The acute angle formed by the line of sight (downward) and the horizontal

Augmented matrix
A matrix that represents a system of equations.

Bearing
Measure of the clockwise angle that the line of travel makes with due north

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

Compounded annually
See Compounded k times per year.

Conjugate axis of a hyperbola
The line segment of length 2b that is perpendicular to the focal axis and has the center of the hyperbola as its midpoint

Direct variation
See Power function.

Dot product
The number found when the corresponding components of two vectors are multiplied and then summed

Extraneous solution
Any solution of the resulting equation that is not a solution of the original equation.

First quartile
See Quartile.

Graph of a relation
The set of all points in the coordinate plane corresponding to the ordered pairs of the relation.

Inverse cosine function
The function y = cos1 x

Inverse secant function
The function y = sec1 x

Invertible linear system
A system of n linear equations in n variables whose coefficient matrix has a nonzero determinant.

LRAM
A Riemann sum approximation of the area under a curve ƒ(x) from x = a to x = b using x1 as the lefthand endpoint of each subinterval

Monomial function
A polynomial with exactly one term.

Onetoone rule of logarithms
x = y if and only if logb x = logb y.

Reflexive property of equality
a = a

Scientific notation
A positive number written as c x 10m, where 1 ? c < 10 and m is an integer.