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Conversion from Degrees to Radians Help
Introduction to Conversion from Degrees to Radians Trigonometry has been used for over two thousand years to solve many realworld problems, among them surveying, navigating, and problems in engineering. Another important use is analytic—the trigonometric ...
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Trigonometry Practice Test
Review the following concepts if needed: Conversion from Degrees to Radians Help Coterminal and Reference Angles ...
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Sequence and Series Practice Test
Review the following concepts if needed: Sequences and Series Formulas Help
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Number Systems Help
Introduction to Number Systems Calculus is one of the most important parts of mathematics. It is fundamental to all of modern science. How could one part of mathematics be of such central importance? It is because calculus gives us the tools to study rates of ...
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Coordinates in One Dimension Help
Introduction to Coordinates in One Dimension We envision the real numbers as laid out on a line, and we locate real numbers from left to right on this line. If a < b are real numbers then a will lie to the left of b on this line. See ...
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The Derivative as a Rate of Change Help
Introduction to The Derivative as a Rate of Change If f(t) represents the position of a moving body, or the amount of a changing quantity, at time t , then the derivative f′(t) (equivalently, ( d/dt)f(t)) denotes the rate ...
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Graphing of Functions Help
Introduction to Graphing of Functions We know that the value of the derivative of a function f at a point x represents the slope of the tangent line to the graph of f at the point ( x , f(x) ). If that slope is ...
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Maximum/Minimum Problems Help
Introduction to Maximum/Minimum Problems One of the great classical applications of the calculus is to determine the maxima and minima of functions. Look at Fig. 3.9. It shows some (local) maxima and (local) minima of the function f .
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