Independent Variable

Science / Chemistry / Independent Variable: An independent variable that can be set to a known value in an experiment. Several independent variables may be controlled in an experiment. For example, in an experiment where the vapor pressure of a liquid is measured at several different temperatures, temperature is the independent variable and vapor pressure is the dependent variable.

Other Words for Independent

Independent Adjective Synonyms: self-reliant, self-sufficient, self-assured, (self-)confident, bold, individualistic, competent
Independent Noun Synonyms: free, self-governing, autonomous, sovereign
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Other Words for Variable

Variable Noun Synonyms: changeable, protean, changing, inconstant, varying, wavering, mercurial, fickle, capricious, unsteady, unfixed, unstable, uncertain, undependable, unpredictable, fluctuating, vacillating, mutable, chameleonic, chameleon-like
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Dependent Variable

Science / Chemistry / Dependent Variable: A dependent variable changes in response to changes in independent variables. For example, in an experiment where the vapor pressure of a liquid is measured at several different temperatures, temperat MORE

Variable Declaration

Technology / Programming / Variable Declaration: Variable declaration is where a variable is first given a type and a variable name. For instance: int j:, char name[20]:, in c++, the methods and variables that the class will contain are declared in MORE

Variable Costs

Business / Finance / Variable Costs: A cost that is directly proportional to the volume of output produced. When production is zero, the variable cost is equal to zero. MORE

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