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Line that touches a curve where the slope of the curve equals the slope of the line Tangent Line

75.5% Line or curve such that, tending to ∞, the distance between it and a given curve tends to 0 Asymptote

75.2% The rate and direction of change in position of an object; ds/dt, s = position Velocity

68.2% Last name of other co-founder of calculus Newton

66.6% Special vertical line in the Cartesian plane that even functions are symmetrical about Y-axis

62.4% Rule that states (f(x)/g(x))' = [g(x)f'(x) - f(x)g'(x)]/g^{2sup>(x)} Quotient Rule

61.4% Collective term for maxima and minima of a function Extrema

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 vector Work

54.8% Often refers to the value 1, as in the magnitude of such a vector or radius of such a circle Unit

53.4% Type of series with a constant ratio between successive terms Geometric

50.1% The sign of the second derivative characterizes this quality of the graph of a function Concavity or Convexity

49.1% Theorem that establishes the connection between derivatives and integrals Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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Process that deals with finding the 'best' value under certain constraints Optimization

46% Mathematician whose eponymous sum is often used to define definite integration Riemann

45.7% Name of one example of a function whose derivative is itself Zero Function

42.6% A more crude term for a removable discontinuity Hole

42.6% Last name of co-founder of calculus Leibniz

40.9% Term for a function for which the derivative exists at each point in the domain Differentiable

40.8% Type of integral that yields the set of all antiderivatives of a function Indefinite Integral

40.1% Type of discontinuity for which the left and right limits both exist but are not equal Jump

39.2% Name of most common symbol used to represent curvature Kappa

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) = L} Squeeze or Sandwich Theorem

31.3% A type of function for which, for each x, |f(x)| ≤ M, where M is a real number Bounded 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 function X-intercepts

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