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# Barden Pre-Ap Vocab.

### Barden Vocab. - Pre-Ap Vocabulary - Unit 1

Question | Answer |
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When a number is raised to a power, the number that is used as a factor | base |

Numbers that are close to the given numbers that make estimation or mental calculation easier. | compatible numbers |

A symbol used to represent a quantity that can change. | variable |

The bottom number of a fraction that tells how many equal parts are in the whole. | denominator |

The result when one number is subtracted from another. | difference |

The number to be divided in a division problem. | dividend |

The number you are dividing by in a division problem. | divisor |

A mathematical sentence that shows that two expressions are equivalent. | equation |

An answer that is close to the exact answer and is found by rounding, or other methods. | estimate |

To find the value of a numerical or algebraic expression. | evaluate |

The number that indicates how many times the base is used as a factor. | exponent |

A mathematical phrase that contains operations, numbers, and/or variables. | expression |

A number that is multiplied by another number to get a product. | factor |

A number in the form a/b, where b does not equal to zero. | fraction |

The set of whole numbers and their opposites. | integer |

An integer less than zero. | negative |

The top number of a fraction that tells how many parts of a whole are being considered. | numerator |

A rule for evaluating expressions. | order of operations |

A ratio comparing a number to 100. | percent |

An integer greater than zero. | positive |

A number produced by raising a base to an exponent. | power |

The result when two or more numbers are added. | sum |

The result when two or more numbers are multiplied. | product |

The result when one number is divided by another. | quotient |

A comparison of two quantities by division. | ratio |

Any number that can be expressed as a ratio of two integers. | rational number |

A method of writing very large or very small numbers by using powers of 10. | scientific notation |

To write a fraction or expression in simplest form. | simplify |

A way to write numbers by using digits. | standard form |

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