decreasing function

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decreasing function

Postby santaclaus » Fri Mar 13, 2009 8:40 pm

what exactly is a decreasing function? :confused: Just a graph that shows progressively negative direction? or going down?

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Postby stapel_eliz » Fri Mar 13, 2009 11:55 pm

what exactly is a decreasing function?
There are various different definitions of the various sorts of functions that fall into this category, but the general idea is a consistently negative slope. :D

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