3.2 Synthetic Division
1
Dividing Polynomials
Ex1: Divide x2 + 3x 2 by x + 2 and check the answer.
Solution
x + 1
x 2 x 3x 2
2
x2 + 2 x
x 2
x +2
4
remainder
Answer: x + 1+
4
x 1
Check: (x + 1) (x + 2)
4.3 Logarithmic Functions
Definition:
For all real numbers y and all positive numbers
a and x where
if and only if
argument
base
EX: Solve each equation
1.
2.
3.
Definition:
If
and
then
defines the lo
4.5 Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
* Properties of Logarithms
If
then
if and only if
Ex: Solve:
1.
Solution:
2.
Solution:
3.
Solution:
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4.
Solution:
5.
Solution:
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4.1 Inverse Functions
Onetoone Functions:
A function
i.e. each xvalue corresponds to only one yvalue, and each yvalue correspond to
only one Xvalue
Note: A onetoone function is either increasi
4.4 Evaluating Logarithms and change of Base Theorem
* common Logarithms
for all positive numbers x
Note:
If
if
if
* Natural Logarithm
for all positive numbers x
* Change of base Theorem
for any posit
103 Hyperbolas
In the graph of each hyperbola considered so far, the center is the origin and the asymptotes pass
through the origin. This feature holds in general; the asymptotes of any hyperbola pa
10.2 Ellipses
Definition: An ellipse is the set of points in a plane the sum of whose distances from two
fixed points called (foci) is constant
horizontal ellipse
vertical ellipse
An ellipse centered
10.1 Parabolas
Definition:
AParabola is a set of points whose distance from a fixed point called (focus) equals its
distance from a fixed line called (directrix)
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9.7 Properties of Matrices
a matrix (plural matrices) is a rectangular array of numbers, symbols, or
expressions, arranged in rows and columns.
The individual items in a matrix are called its elements
9.8 Matrix Inverses

The identity matrix
Ex: Let
show that
Solution:
Multiplicative inverses:
If A is an nxn matrix and
there is a matrix A such that
is called the inverse of matrix A
Finding the i
9.5 Nonlinear systems of equations
1. .solving a system of two equations with two variables
with one of the equations is Linear
Ex: solve
solution:
take the linear equation and solve for x or for y
re
9.2 Matrix solutions of linear systems
The Gauss Jordan method
Taking the coefficients and constants and arranging them in a matrix as follows
coefficients
constants
this is called the augmented matr
9.3 Determinant solution of Linear systems
Determinants:
Every nxn matrix A is associated with a real number called the determinant
of A written
1. Determinant of 2X2 matrix
If A =
Then
Ex: Let
find
7.6 Trigonometric equations:
A Chart for
special angles
Solving by linear methods:
Ex: solve
over
or
Solving by Quadratic methods:
Ex: Solve
over
or
No solution
Solving by trigonometric identities:
Chapter 5
5.1
Angles:
An angle consists of two rays or two segments in a plane with a common end point
moves anticlockwise
moves clockwise
*The degree measure of an angle
1 rotation =360 degrees
* Typ
5.2 Trigonometric Functions:
In aright angled triangle far an acute angle
(theta)
Hypotenuse
opposite
to
adjacent
to
Ex: Find the values of the six trigonometric functions of angle
passes through the
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3.1 QUADRATIC FUNCTIONS
1
Def.:
Let a, b, and c be real numbers a 0. The function
f (x) = ax2 + bx + c
is called a quadratic function.
The graph of a quadratic function is a parabola). (
Ev
3.4 POLYNOMIAL FUNCTIONS
1
All polynomial functions have graphs that are smooth continuous
curves )(
A smooth curve: no sharp corners
A continuous curve: no breaks, holes, or gaps.
continuous
smoot
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2.1 RECTANGULAR
COORDINATE SYSTEM
AND GRAPHS
Plotting Points in the Cartesian Coordinate System:
Plot: We move from the origin and plot points in the following way:
y
A( 3, 5)
5
A( 3, 5): 3
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2.2 CIRCLES
CIRCLES, THEIR EQUATIONS, AND THEIR GRAPHS
Definition of a Circle
A circle is a set of all points in a plane that are a fixed distance
from a fixed point called the center. The f
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2.7 PROPERTIES OF GRAPHS
1
I) Symmetry )(
Symmetry with Respect to the xaxis: If (x,y) on the graph,
then (x, y) is also in the graph
Symmetry with Respect to the yaxis: If (x,y) on the g
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1.4 QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
Definition of a Quadratic Equation
A quadratic equation in x is an equation that can be written in the
standard form
ax2 + bx + c = 0
where a, b, and c are real numbe
2.8 FUNCTION OPERATIONS
AND COMPOSITIONS
1
Def.:
Let f and g be two functions.
( f + g)(x) = f (x) + g(x)
D f g D f Dg
( f g)(x) = f (x) g(x)
D f g D f Dg
( f g)(x) = f (x) g(x)
D fg D f Dg
f
f ( x)
(
2.42.5
LINEAR FUNCTIONS
1
Def:
A function of the form
f ( x) mx b, m 0 where
m and b are real numbers is called a linear function
Slopes of Lines )(
P2 ( x2 , y2 )
Change in y
P ( x1 , y1 )
1
Change
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1.6 OTHER TYPES OF EQUATIONS
The Other Types of Equations Are:
1. Polynomial Equations
2. Rational Equations
3. Radical Equations
4. Equations that are Quadratic in Form
1. Polynomial Equatio
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2.6 Graphs of Basic functions
The Greatest Integer Function
f (x) = int(x) or [x] greatest integer less than or equal to x.
y
If 2 x < 3, then int(x) = 2
If 1 x < 2, then int(x) = 1
If 0 x <
1.3 COMPLEX NUMBERS
()
1
The Imaginary Unit i
()
The imaginary unit i is defined as
i 1, where i 2 1.
Principal Square Root of a Negative Number
If b is a positive real number, then
b i b.
The numb
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1.1 LINEAR EQUATIONS
Linear Equations
An equation is a statement about the equality of two expressions
Definition of a Linear Equation
A linear equation in the single variable x is an equati