Pronunciation: /ˈɪnˌpʊt/ Explain

Input is a set of values supplied to a function.[2] A variable representing input to a function is called an independent variable. The range of values that can be supplied to the function is called the domain of the function.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, input. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 99. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
  2. Szecsei, Denise. Homework Helpers: Basic Math And Pre-Algebra. pp 159-178. New Page Books. April 30, 2006. Last Accessed 8/7/2018. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Input. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC.

Revision History

12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
8/6/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
2/17/2010: Added "References". (McAdams, David E.)
12/30/2008: Added sentence on domain. (McAdams, David E.)
7/9/2008: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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