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# MathChp 1 Test - Voc

### Vocab for the Chapter 1 Math Test

Question | Answer |
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a mathematical language that uses letters along with numbers | algebra |

a combination of variables, numbers, and at least one operation | algebraic expression |

the number of square units needed to cover a surface | area |

the factor being repeated in a power | base |

a number greater than 1 with more than two factors | composite number |

means “to the third power” | cubed |

a mathematical sentence that contains an equal sign (=) | equation |

find the value of an expression | evaluate |

the number of times the base is used as a factor | exponent |

a set of numbers and operations w/out an equal sign | numerical expression |

what each number is called when two whole numbers are multiplied together and a product is formed | factor |

a relationship that assigns one output value to one input value | function |

an equation that shows a relationship among certain quantities | formula |

Tells which operation to do first when more than one is used | Order of Operations |

Parentheses, Exponents, multiplication or division left to right, addition or subtraction left to right | PEMDAS |

a number that can be written using an exponent | power |

when a composite number is expressed as a product of prime numbers | prime factorization |

a whole number that has exactly two unique factors; 1 and the number itself | prime number |

the result of multiplying two or more numbers | product |

the replacement that makes the equation true | solution |

when you replace the variable w/ a value that makes an equation true | solve |

means “to the second power” | squared |

a letter used to represent a number | variable |

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