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# Ch.1 Vocab

### Quadratics

Question | Answer |
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Variable | A letter used to represent one or more numbers |

Values | Numbers |

Variable Expression | A collection of #'s, variables, and operations. |

Evaluating the Expression | Replacing each variable in an expression with a number. |

Unit Analysis | Writing units of each variable in a real life problem, in order to determine units for the answer. |

Variable Model | Translation of words into math |

Power | An expression of a number by the exponent |

Exponent | Number of times a base is used as a factor |

Base | A number or variable used as a factor in repeated multiplication |

Grouping Symbols | Problems that have more than one operation, grouping helps indicate order of operation |

Order of Operations | Starts with first grouping symbols, evaluate the powers. Then do the multiplication and division. Lastly addition and subtraction. |

Equation | Formed with an equal sign. (=) |

Open Sentence | An equation that contains one or more variable |

Solution of Equation | A number that when substituted for the variable in an EQUATION, results in a TRUE statement |

Solving the Equation | Finding the solution of an equation. |

Inequality | A sentence formed when an inequality symbol is placed in the middle |

Solution of Inequality | A number that when substituted for the variable in an INEQUALITY, results in a TRUE statement |

Modeling | Writing algebraic expressions, equations, or inequalities that represent real life. |

Mathematical Model | An expression, equation or inequality that represents a real life situation. |

Data | Information, facts or numbers used to prove/describe a given statement is false. |

Bar Graph | A graph that organized a collection of data by using horizontal or vertical bars to ddisplay how many times each event or # occurs. |

Line Graph | A graph that uses a line segment to connect data points. It is useful for showing changes in data overtime. |

Function | A rule that established a relationship between two qualities (called input & output) For each input, there is exactly one output. |

Input-Output Table | A table used to describe a function by listing the inputs & outputs |

Domain | The collection of all INPUT values |

Range | The collection of all OUTPUT data |

Output | Y-Value (Range) |

Input | X-Value (Domain) |

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