Lesson 1.3 Function Notation

Tera Loew 3/4

Vocabulary

Thinking distance- the distance a car travels after a driver decides to stop but before he or she can apply the brakes.

Braking distance- the distance the car needs in order to come to a complete stop after applying the brakes.

Stopping distance- the sum of the thinking and braking distances.

Formulas

Euler Notation y=f(x)

f(x) replaces y- value

Mapping Notation f:x -> f(x)=y

f:x -> replaces the y-value