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1.monotonieverhalten 2.wedestelle 3.krümmungsverhaltung

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05:21 Nov 22, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: 1.monotonieverhalten 2.wedestelle 3.krümmungsverhaltung
Whole sentence is as follows (from a maths exam):
Investigate the function ..... on zero, monotony behaviour, extreme value, inflexion,
curvative behaviour, and draw up a sketch of f(x). Calculate the equations of the tangents at zero.
Sarah Rourke
Local time: 10:38
English translation:see detail
Explanation:
you should try to be a bit less literal -- e.g.'Monotonieverhalten' is 'monotonicity' in English, 'Krümmungsverhalten' is 'curvature' and 'Wendestelle' in 'inflection point' (which can also be called an extreme value, possibly qualified as local or absolute)
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Ken Cox
Local time: 10:38
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..and again. Thank you very much for all your help on this one. I really appreciate it.
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na1. Monotony behaviour 2. ?? 3. curvature characteristics
Mats Wiman


  

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1. Monotony behaviour 2. ?? 3. curvature characteristics


Explanation:
'Wedestelle' nowhere to be found

Mats Wiman
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Explanation:
'Wedestelle' is a type, it should be "Wendestelle'

Ken Cox
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Explanation:
you should try to be a bit less literal -- e.g.'Monotonieverhalten' is 'monotonicity' in English, 'Krümmungsverhalten' is 'curvature' and 'Wendestelle' in 'inflection point' (which can also be called an extreme value, possibly qualified as local or absolute)


    ejde.math.swt.edu/Volumes/1997/02/Acker-tex
    cepa.newschool.edu/het/essays/uncert/aversion.htm
Ken Cox
Local time: 10:38
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PRO pts in pair: 5905
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..and again. Thank you very much for all your help on this one. I really appreciate it.
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