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• #### Term: Absolute Maximum

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• Definition: The largest overall value of a set, function, etc., over its entire range.
• #### Term: Absolute Minimum

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• Definition: The smallest overall value of a set, function, etc., over its entire range.
• #### Term: Absolute Value

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• Definition: The absolute value of a real number is its positive form. For example, the absolute value of -2.5 is 2.5. The absolute value of 0 is 0, naturally. The notation |x| is often used to indicate the...

• #### Term: Algebraic Number

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• Definition: A real number x is said to be algebraic (over the rationals) if it satisfies some polynomial equation of positive degree x^n + a_(n-1)x^(n-1) + ... + a_1x _a_0 = 0 with rational coefficients a_i.
• #### Term: Average

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• Definition: The sum of all numerical values divided by the number of values to arrive at a number that can best represent all the values in the set. The average of a group of numbers is the same as the arit...
• #### Term: Cartesian Plane

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• Definition: The Euclidean plane parametrized by coordinates, so that each point is located based on its position with respect to two perpendicular lines, called coordinate axes. They are two copies of the real...
• #### Term: Constant

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• Definition: in mathematics, a fixed quantity or one that does not change its value in relation to variables. For example, in the algebraic expression y 2 = 5x - 3, the numbers 3 and 5 are constants. In physics...