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Sinusoidal Function Vocab

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Sinusoid
A function that is a transformation of a sine function
Period
The distance to complete one cycle
Frequency
Cycles completed per distance (per period)
Pattern
The order in which points of inflection, maximums and minimums occur on a graph
Midline
The average of the maximum and the minimum values
Amplitude
The distance from the midline to the maximum
Phase Shift
The horizontal shift that occurs before any stretch
Domain
The x-values included in the function
Range
The y-values included in the function
Characteristics
Information about a function that allow it to be identified
New Period
Old period * Horizontal scale