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    Why is f(x) read "f of x"?

    Is f(x) read "f of x"
    and f(2) read "f of 2"

    because f(x) is a function of x or because f(2) is the function value of 2?
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    Re: Why is f(x) read "f of x"?

    Check out the following link...

    What is a Function
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    Re: Why is f(x) read "f of x"?

    so I guess my latter reason?
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