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Hint Answer % Correct
Line that touches a curve where the slope of the curve equals the slope of the lineTangent Line
75.5%
Line or curve such that, tending to ∞, the distance between it and a given curve tends to 0Asymptote
75.2%
The rate and direction of change in position of an object; ds/dt, s = positionVelocity
68.2%
Last name of other co-founder of calculusNewton
66.6%
Special vertical line in the Cartesian plane that even functions are symmetrical aboutY-axis
62.4%
Rule that states (f(x)/g(x))' = [g(x)f'(x) - f(x)g'(x)]/g2sup>(x)Quotient Rule
61.4%
Collective term for maxima and minima of a functionExtrema
60.6%
Rule that states (f(x)g(x))' = f'(x)g(x) + g'(x)f(x)Product Rule
60.3%
Energy transferred by a force acting through a distance; ∫F dx, F = force vectorWork
54.8%
Often refers to the value 1, as in the magnitude of such a vector or radius of such a circleUnit
53.4%
Type of series with a constant ratio between successive termsGeometric
50.1%
The sign of the second derivative characterizes this quality of the graph of a functionConcavity or Convexity
49.1%
Theorem that establishes the connection between derivatives and integralsFundamental Theorem of Calculus
48%
Hint Answer % Correct
Process that deals with finding the 'best' value under certain constraintsOptimization
46%
Mathematician whose eponymous sum is often used to define definite integrationRiemann
45.7%
Name of one example of a function whose derivative is itselfZero Function
42.6%
A more crude term for a removable discontinuityHole
42.6%
Last name of co-founder of calculusLeibniz
40.9%
Term for a function for which the derivative exists at each point in the domainDifferentiable
40.8%
Type of integral that yields the set of all antiderivatives of a functionIndefinite Integral
40.1%
Type of discontinuity for which the left and right limits both exist but are not equalJump
39.2%
Name of most common symbol used to represent curvatureKappa
35.9%
Theorem: If g(x)≤f(x)≤h(x) and lim(x→a)sub> g(x) = lim(x→a)sub> h(x) = L, then lim(x→a)sub> f(x) = LSqueeze or Sandwich Theorem
31.3%
A type of function for which, for each x, |f(x)| ≤ M, where M is a real numberBounded Function
29.6%
Theorem that states for certain functions, f(b) - f(a) = f'(c)(b - a) for some c∈(a,b)Mean Value Theorem
29.3%
These locations of the derivative are (some of the) critical points of the functionX-intercepts
24.9%

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