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2: Analytic Functions

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    The main goal of this topic is to define and give some of the important properties of complex analytic functions. A function \(f(z)\) is analytic if it has a complex derivative \(f'(z)\). In general, the rules for computing derivatives will be familiar to you from single variable calculus. However, a much richer set of conclusions can be drawn about a complex analytic function than is generally true about real differentiable functions.

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