# Mathematical sets and their relationship to domain

### Domain of a function - Wikipedia

In mathematical analysis, a domain is any connected open subset of a finite- dimensional vector A Bounded domain is a domain which is a bounded set, while an Exterior or external domain is the interior of the However, the term " domain" was occasionally used to identify closely related but slightly different concepts. Discusses the domain and range of a function, and how to find the domain and While the given set does indeed represent a relation (because x's and y's are in your mathematical career that you'll have to check in order to determine the. A relation is a correspondence between two sets (called the domain and the the domain be the set of all LTCC students and the range be the set of all math.

- Domain, Range and Codomain
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A set is a collection of things, such as numbers. Here are some examples: Set of even numbers: Formal Definition of a Function A function relates each element of a set with exactly one element of another set possibly the same set. Domain, Codomain and Range There are special names for what can go into, and what can come out of a function: In fact the Domain is an essential part of the function.

Change the Domain and we have a different function.

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In this case the range of g x also includes 0. Also they will have different properties. Does Every Function Have a Domain?

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Yes, but in simpler mathematics we never notice this, because the domain is assumed: Usually it is assumed to be something like "all numbers that will work". Or if we are studying whole numbers, the domain is assumed to be whole numbers.

But in more advanced work we need to be more careful!

Codomain vs Range The Codomain and Range are both on the output side, but are subtly different. The Codomain is the set of values that could possibly come out.

## Domain (mathematical analysis)

The Codomain is actually part of the definition of the function. And The Range is the set of values that actually do come out. They also include dependent values and outputswhich are the variables that are determined by the independent values. There is another pair of components we must consider when talking about relations, called domain and range.

The domain of a function or relation is the set of all possible independent values the relation can take. It is the collection of all possible inputs. The range of a function or relation is the set of all possible dependent values the relation can produce from the domain values.

It is the collection of all possible outputs. By putting all the inputs and all the outputs into separate groups, domain and range allows us to find and explore patterns in each type of variable.

Examples and Notation The domain and range of a function are often limited by the nature of the relationship. For example, consider the function of time and height that occurs when you toss a ball into the air and catch it.

## Domain of a function

Time is the input, height is the output. The domain is every value of time during the throw, and it runs from the instant the ball leaves your hand to the instant it returns.

Time before you throw it and after you catch it are irrelevant, since the function only applies for the duration of the toss. The range is every height of the ball during the throw, and it includes all heights between your hand when you let the ball go and the highest point the ball reached before it began to fall back to you.