Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Prealgebra Vocab

Prealgebra Ch 1 Vocab

The numbers 0, 1, 2, 3, and so on are called _______ numbers. Whole
The whole numbers and their opposites are called ___________. Integers
In an addition problem, the numbers being added are called ___________. Addends
The distance a number is from 0 on the number line is called its _____________________ value. Absolute
The answer to an addition problem is called a ______________. Sum
Numbers that are the same distance from 0 on the number line but on opposite sides of 0 are _____. Opposites
Finding a number that is close to the original number but easier to work with: Rounding
Use rounded numbers to get an approximate answer Estimate
Rounding numbers to the highest possible place, so that all the digits become zero except the first one is called ______________ rounding. Front end
In a multiplication problem, the numbers being multiplied are called ___________. Factors
The answer to a multiplication problem Product
The answer to a division problem Quotient
The ________ tells how many times a number is used as a factor in repeated multiplication. Exponent
3 * 4 * 5 = 3 * 5 * 4 illustrates the __________ property of multiplication. Commutative
(2 + 5) + 5 = 2 + (5 + 5) illustrates the ________ property of addition. Associative
3(6 + 2) = 3 * 6 + 3 * 2 illustrates the _________ property. Distributive
Created by: btimmer