The following table contains the names of the nine America Leaque All stars from 2008,along with the players AL team.
Cliff Lee(P) Cleveland Indians
Joe Mauer(C) Minnesota Twins
Kevin Youkilis(1B) Boston Red Sox
Dustin Pedroia(2B) Boston Red Sox
Derek Jeter(SS) New York Yankees
Alex Rodriques(3B) New York Yankees
Manny Ramirez(LF) Boston Red Sox
Josh Hamiltion(CF) Texas Rangers
Ichiro Suzuki(RF) Seattle Mariners
(1) Would a relation that took a player's name as an input and listed his AL team as an output be a function? why or why not.
(2) Could a function be defined in the opposite direction,with the name of the AL team as the input and the All-star player's name as the output? why or why not?
(3) Could a function be defined with a woman as an input and her child as an output?why or why not ?