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# Algebra

Question | Answer |
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expression | a mathematical phrase that contains terms and symbols |

equation | a mathematical statement that says two expressions are equal |

constant | a value that stays the same and is represented with a number |

variable | a value that changes and is represented with a letter |

isolate | when a variable is alone on one side of an equation |

inverse | the opposite operation |

balance | to do the same operation to both sides of an equation |

inequality | a mathematical statement with an infinite number of solutions |

solution | a value that makes an equation true |

coefficient | the constant that works with a variable in multiplication |

sum | the answer to an addition problem |

difference | the answer to a subtraction problem |

product | the answer to a multiplication problem |

quotient | the answer to a division problem |

substitute | to replace a variable with a constant |

evaluate | to solve or find the value |

equivalent | the same amount, equal |

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