Pronunciation: /kəmˈpɒz.ɪt/ Explain
A mathematical object is composite if it is made
from more than one part. For example, a
is a number that has factors other than 1 and itself. A
is a function that is made up of one or more nested functions.
- McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, composite. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 40. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
- McAdams, David E.. Composite Function. allmathwords.org. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. 6/27/2018. https://www.allmathwords.org/en/c/compositefunction.html.
Cite this article as:
McAdams, David E. Composite. 3/28/2019. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. https://www.allmathwords.org/en/c/composite.html.
12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
6/25/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, updated GeoGebra apps. (McAdams, David E.)
1/26/2010: Moved definition of Composite Function to separate article. (McAdams, David E.)
1/4/2010: Added "References". (McAdams, David E.)
11/29/2008: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)