Section 18.5: Review for Chapter 18

Studying for a chapter examination is a personal process, one which nobody else can do for you. Simply take the time to review what you have done.

Here are the new terms in Chapter 18.

Antiderivative [18.4]
Area function [18.4]… See the whole entry

18.4 Outline

1. Area function
1. definition
2. antiderivative
3. antiderivative of; ex.
4. properties of antiderivative
1. constant multiple
2. antiderivative of a sum
2. Antiderivative’s as area
3. The definite integral
1. definition
2. integral
3. limits of integration
4. dummy variable
5. indefinite integral
4. Areas as antiderivatives

18.4 Essential Ideas

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18.3 Outline

1. Average rate of change
2. Instantaneous rate of change
3. Derivative
1. derivative of f at x
2. differentiable function
3. derivative of ex
4. Tangent line
1. tangent-line
formula
2. equation of tangent line at a point (h, k ).
5. Velocity

18.3

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18.2 Outline

1. Introduction
1. sequence
1. general term
2. successor
3. predecessor
2. notation
2. The limit of a sequence
3. Limits to infinity
1. converges
2. limit of the sequence
3. diverges
4. limit of 1/n to infinity
4. Infinite limits

18.1 Outline

1. What is Calculus?
1. Calculus is the mathematics of motion and change.
2. The three main ideas of calculus are limit, derivative, and integral
1. Achilles and the tortoise
2. limit of a sequence
3. The derivative: the tangent
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Homework Hints 17-2

Note: Homework Hints are given only for the Level 1 and Level 2 problems.

However, as you go through the book be sure you look at all the examples in the text. If you need hints for the Level 3 … See the whole entry

Section 17.5: Review for Chapter 17

Studying for a chapter examination is a personal process, one which nobody else can do for you. Simply take the time to review what you have done.

Here are the new terms in Chapter 17.

Alabama paradox … See the whole entry

17.4 Outline

1. Introduction
5. Balinski and Young’s impossibility theorem

17.4 Essential Ideas

A reapportionment in which an increase in the total number of seats results in a loss of seats for … See the whole entry

17.3 Outline

1. Definition of apportionment
2. The apportionment process
1. upper quota
2. lower quota
3. standard divisor
4. standard quota
5. quota rule
1. definition
2. modified divisor
3. modified quota
4. Jefferson’s plan
5. Hamilton’s plan
6. Webster’s plan
7. Hungtington-Hill plan
1. arithmetic mean
2. geometric mean
8. Summary of apportionment
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17.2 Outline

1. Fair voting principles
2. Majority criterion
3. Condorcet criterion
1. Condorcet candidate
2. definition
4. Monotonicity criterion
1. straw vote
2. definition
5. Irrelevant alternative criterion
6. Arrow’s impossibility theorem
1. fairness criterion
2. comparison of voting methods
3. insincere voting
4. transitive law