quantitative relation

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Noun1.quantitative relation - a relation between magnitudes
relation - an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
scale - relative magnitude; "they entertained on a grand scale"
ratio, proportion - the relation between things (or parts of things) with respect to their comparative quantity, magnitude, or degree; "an inordinate proportion of the book is given over to quotations"; "a dry martini has a large proportion of gin"
ratio - the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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282 pointing to the straightforward conclusion--a long-term quantitative relation between inflation/unemployment exists and it is a trade-off relation in Philips tradition (1958).
However, the quantitative relation of antiprotective antigen antibody to protection has not been established in humans but is being investigated by the Department of Defense.
Or, Spearman (1904), in proposing that level of performance on an intellectual task was due to a combination of the level of general ability and the level of the ability specific to that task, conceived of general ability and the various specific abilities as quantitative attributes and proposed a functional quantitative relation between these quantities and test scores.
And we successfully established the method for mitochondrial membrane potential (m) monitor with a non-label quantitative manner by cellular reaction using 1,000 living cells to detect 10(-9) magnitude of refractive index units/s and elucidated quantitative relation between m at very early stage of cellular reaction against used compound, and the compound efficacy.
In a previous study (Ramful & Ho, 2014), we explained how the same Grade 6 student was constrained in reasoning with quantitative relations and consequently had to resort to numerical reasoning.
The book contains many useful examples of practical implications of the quantitative relations governing ice breakup.
Analyses of data collected from an initial questionnaire, the teaching process, a final questionnaire, and three interviews evidenced that enriching this girl's qualitative thinking about proportion allowed her widen quantitative relations and improve her handling of algorithms by providing the setting for meaningful applications.

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