Algebra Volcab Chap.5

23 terms · The chapter 5 vocabulary of lines

Constant of variation

what the k is in the equation y = kx

Axes

Two perpendicular number lines.

y = kx

Coordinate planes

The plane formed by 2 number lines that intersect at their zero points dividing the plane into 4 quadrants

Parallel lines

Lines in a plane that never intersect

Function

A relation in which X never repeats

Function notation

Replace the Y with f(x)

Perpendicular lines

two lines that meet and form a right angle

Rate of change

A change in a quality over time (slope)

y-y1 = m(x-x1)

Mapping

The domain is pair with with an element in the range

Origin

The point of intersection of the y and x axis in a coordinate plan (0,0)

Slope

rise /run a ratio that measures a lines' steepness

Y=mx+b

ax+by=c

Solution

An order pair that make an equation true

Terms

values in a mathematical sentence that are separated by an addition or subtration sign

X-axis

The horizontal line on a coordinate plane

X-coordinate

The first number in a ordered pair, domain

X-intercept

The X-coordinate at which a graph intercepts the x-axis

Y-axis

The vertical line on a coordinate plane

Y-coordinate

The second number in a ordered pair, range

Y-intercept

The Y-coordinate at which a graph intercepts the y-axis