 3.10.1E: Area Suppose that the radius r and area of a circle are differentia...
 3.10.2E: Surface area Suppose that the radius r and surface area S = 4r2 of ...
 3.10.3E: Assume that y = 5x and dx/dt = 2. Find dy/dt.
 3.10.4E: Assume that 2x + 3y = 12 and dy/dt = 2. Find dx/dt.
 3.10.5E: If y = x2 and dx/dt = 3, then what is dy/dt when x = 1?
 3.10.6E: If and dy/dt = 5,then what is dx/dt when y = 2?
 3.10.7E: If and dx/dt = –2, then what is dy/dt when x = 3 and y = 4??
 3.10.8E: If then what is dx/dt when x = 2?
 3.10.9E: If find when
 3.10.10E: If , , and , find when r = 3 and s = 1.
 3.10.11E: If the original 24 m edge length x of a cube decreases at the rate ...
 3.10.12E: A cube’s surface area increases at the rate of 72 in2/sec.At what r...
 3.10.13E: Volume The radius r and height h of a right circular cylinder are r...
 3.10.14E: Volume The radius r and height h of a right circular cone are relat...
 3.10.15E: Changing voltage The voltage V (volts), current I (amperes), and re...
 3.10.16E: Electrical power The power P (watts) of an electric circuit is rela...
 3.10.17E: Distance Let x and y be differentiable functions of t and let be th...
 3.10.18E: Diagonals If x, y, and z are lengths of the edges of a rectangular ...
 3.10.19E: Area The area A of a triangle with sides of lengths a and b enclosi...
 3.10.20E: Heating a plate When a circular plate of metal is heated in an oven...
 3.10.21E: Changing dimensions in a rectangle The length l of a rectangle is d...
 3.10.22E: Changing dimensions in a rectangular box Suppose that the edge leng...
 3.10.23E: A sliding ladder A 13ft ladder is leaning against a house when its...
 3.10.24E: Commercial air traffic Two commercial airplanes are flying at an al...
 3.10.25E: Flying a kite A girl flies a kite at a height of 300 ft, the wind c...
 3.10.26E: Boring a cylinder The mechanics at Lincoln Automotive are reboring ...
 3.10.27E: A growing sand pile Sand falls from a conveyor belt at the rate of ...
 3.10.28E: A draining conical reservoir Water is flowing at the rate of from a...
 3.10.29E: A draining hemispherical reservoir Water is flowing at the rate of ...
 3.10.30E: A growing raindrop Suppose that a drop of mist is a perfectsphere a...
 3.10.31E: The radius of an inflating balloon A spherical balloon is inflated ...
 3.10.32E: Hauling in a dinghy A dinghy is pulled toward a dock by a rope from...
 3.10.33E: A balloon and a bicycle A balloon is rising vertically above a leve...
 3.10.34E: Making coffee Coffee is draining from a conical filter into a cylin...
 3.10.35E: Cardiac output In the late 1860s, Adolf Fick, a professor of physio...
 3.10.36E: Moving along a parabola A particle moves along the parabola in the ...
 3.10.37E: Motion in the plane The coordinates of a particle in the metric xy...
 3.10.38E: Videotaping a moving car You are videotaping a race from a stand 13...
 3.10.39E: A moving shadow A light shines from the top of a pole 50 ft high. A...
 3.10.40E: A building’s shadow On a morning of a day when the sun will pass di...
 3.10.41E: A melting ice layer A spherical iron ball 8 in. in diameter is coat...
 3.10.42E: Highway patrol A highway patrol plane flies 3 mi above a level, str...
 3.10.43E: Baseball players A baseball diamond is a square 90 ft on a side. A ...
 3.10.44E: Ships Two ships are steaming straight away from a point O along rou...
 3.10.45E: Clock's moving hands At what rate is the angle between a clock's mi...
 3.10.46E: Oil spill An explosion at an oil rig located in gulf waters causes ...
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Composition of functions
(f ? g) (x) = f (g(x))

Elimination method
A method of solving a system of linear equations

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.

Hyperbola
A set of points in a plane, the absolute value of the difference of whose distances from two fixed points (the foci) is a constant.

Interval
Connected subset of the real number line with at least two points, p. 4.

Inverse cosine function
The function y = cos1 x

Inverse cotangent function
The function y = cot1 x

Matrix, m x n
A rectangular array of m rows and n columns of real numbers

Modified boxplot
A boxplot with the outliers removed.

Nautical mile
Length of 1 minute of arc along the Earth’s equator.

Paraboloid of revolution
A surface generated by rotating a parabola about its line of symmetry.

Product of functions
(ƒg)(x) = ƒ(x)g(x)

Product of matrices A and B
The matrix in which each entry is obtained by multiplying the entries of a row of A by the corresponding entries of a column of B and then adding

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.

Range of a function
The set of all output values corresponding to elements in the domain.

Richter scale
A logarithmic scale used in measuring the intensity of an earthquake.

Righthand limit of ƒ at x a
The limit of ƒ as x approaches a from the right.

Sum of a finite geometric series
Sn = a111  r n 2 1  r

Variance
The square of the standard deviation.

Vertex form for a quadratic function
ƒ(x) = a(x  h)2 + k