### Some articles on *functions, function*:

Integral - Methods - Numerical Quadrature

... Some integrals cannot be found exactly, some require special

... Some integrals cannot be found exactly, some require special

**functions**which themselves are a challenge to compute, and others are so complex that finding the exact answer is too slow ... the integration range into, say, 16 equal pieces, and computes**function**values ... Spaced**function**values x −2.00 −1.50 −1.00 −0.50 0.00 0.50 1.00 1.50 2.00 f(x) 2.22800 2.45663 2.67200 2.32475 0.64400 −0.92575 −0.94000 −0.16963 0.8 ...Integral - Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

... that differentiation and integration are inverse operations if a continuous

... that differentiation and integration are inverse operations if a continuous

**function**is first integrated and then differentiated, the original**function**is retrieved ... by using an antiderivative of the**function**to be integrated ...Integral - Extensions - Multiple Integration

... In general, an integral over a set E of a

... In general, an integral over a set E of a

**function**f is written Here x need not be a real number, but can be another suitable quantity, for instance, a vector in R3 ... Just as the definite integral of a positive**function**of one variable represents the area of the region between the graph of the**function**and the x-axis, the double integral ... The same volume can be obtained via the triple integral — the integral of a**function**in three variables — of the constant**function**f(x, y, z) = 1 over the above ...### More definitions of "function":

- (
*noun*): A set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program.

Synonyms: routine, subroutine, subprogram, procedure

- (
*noun*): What something is used for.

Example:*"The function of an auger is to bore holes"*

Synonyms: purpose, role, use

- (
*noun*): A mathematical relation such that each element of one set is associated with at least one element of another set.

Synonyms: mathematical function

- (
*verb*): Perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function.

Synonyms: officiate

- (
*noun*): The actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.

Example:*"The function of a teacher"*

Synonyms: office, part, role

- (
*verb*): Serve a purpose, role, or function.

Synonyms: serve

- (
*noun*): A formal or official social gathering or ceremony.

Example:*"It was a black-tie function"*

- (
*noun*): A relation such that one thing is dependent on another.

Example:*"Height is a function of age"; "price is a function of supply and demand"*

- (
*noun*): A vaguely specified social event.

Synonyms: affair, occasion, social occasion, social function

### Famous quotes containing the word function:

“It is not the *function* of our Government to keep the citizen from falling into error; it is the *function* of the citizen to keep the Government from falling into error.”

—Robert H. [Houghwout] Jackson (1892–1954)

“The *function* of muscle is to pull and not to push, except in the case of the genitals and the tongue.”

—Leonardo Da Vinci (1425–1519)

“The uses of travel are occasional, and short; but the best fruit it finds, when it finds it, is conversation; and this is a main *function* of life.”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

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