MthSc 106-3 Summer Session I, 2007

Class Notes
Section 1.1: Functions and Their Graphs

Essential Characteristics of a Function

Describing Functions

Functions can be described verbally, graphically, numerically (table of values), or by formula.

The Elementary Functions

Linear, power, polynomial, rational, algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic

Symmetry in Functions

Functions may be even, f(x) = f(−x); odd, f(x) = f(−x); or neither.

Copyright © 2006 Clemson University.
All rights reserved.
Comments to:
Last Updated: May 22, 2007