# Calculus

 .remove_background_ad { border: 1px solid #555555; padding: .75em; margin: .75em; background-color: #e7e7e7; } .rmbg_image { max-height: 80px; } equation a statement that two mathematical expressions are equaldescribes a relationship between two quantities solution a set of numbers that can be substituted for the variables in an equation so that the equality is true A solution is said to _______ an equation. satisfy function a formula, rule or procedure for taking a set of numbers and assigning to each number x in the set precisely one value independant variable x in f(x); can be picked to be more or less any numberan arbitrary number in the domain of a function fplays the role of a "placeholder" f(x) f is a function of x dependant variable y = f(x) ; these values depend on those of x y = f(x) defining y as a function of x undefined when an equation or function makes no sense at a particular point, it is said to be undefined at that point domain the set of points where a function is defined codomain y; or the value of f at x range the set of all possible values of f(x) as x varies throughout the domain linear function f(x) = mx + bm = slopeb = y intercept quadratic function f(x) = ax2 + bx + cstandard form = f(x) = a (x - h)2 + kvertex = (h,k)a > 0 parabola opens upward; a < 0 opens downward .remove_background_ad { border: 1px solid #555555; padding: .75em; margin: .75em; background-color: #e7e7e7; } .rmbg_image { max-height: 80px; } Authorclydethedog ID23174 Card SetCalculus DescriptionBook by Elliot C. Gootman, Ph.D. Updated2011-02-19T22:43:32Z Show Answers