
#1
Mar1312, 07:54 AM

P: 5

what is the precise definition of "parent functions" ?
I know that : f(x)=x ,f(x)=x^2 , f(x)=sqr(x) , f(x)=1/x , f(x)=x are parent functions but what about Rational functions? what is the parent function of the Rational functions ? 



#3
Mar1312, 05:00 PM

P: 194

Do you perhaps mean functions that have not yet been integrated or derived?
Also, please don't type in all caps. It's giving me a headache. 



#4
Mar1312, 05:39 PM

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P: 16,703

Parent functions ! 



#5
Mar1312, 06:24 PM

P: 194




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