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# Chauncey's key terms

Question | Answer | Extra if the def wont fit |
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algebra | is a language of symbol, including variables | |

Algebraic expressions | are combinations of variables. | |

Area | the area of a figure is a number of square units needed to cover a surface. | |

Base | is a number used as a factor | |

Cubed | 10 to the third power or just 10 cubed it is 10/3 | |

Define the varible | choosing a variable to represent the input when writing a function rule. | writing a function rule. |

Equation | a mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign(=) | |

equals sign | a symbol of equality (=) | |

evaluate | to find the value of an algebraic expressions by replacing the variables with numerals. | |

exponent | in a power, the number of times the base is used as a factor. | |

factor | A number that divides into a whole number with a reminder | of zero |

Formula | An equation that shows a relationship among certain quantites | quantitative |

function | A ratation in which each element of the input is paired | with exactly one element of the output according to a specifed rule |

Function rule | An expression that describes the relationship between each | input and output |

Function table | A table organizing the input, rule, and output of a function | |

numerical expression | A combination of numbers and operations. | |

order of operations | A rules that tell which operations to platform first | when more than one operation is used. |

power | A number that can be expressed using an exponent | |

Prime factorization | A composite number expressed as a product of prime numbers. | |

Prime number | A whole number that has exactly two unique factors, 1 and the | number itself |

solution | The value of a variable that makes an equation true. | |

Solve | To replace a variable with a value that results in a true | sentence |

Squared | A number multiplied by its self | |

variable | A symbol, usually a letter, used to represent a number. | |

Composite Number | A number greater than 1 with more than two factors. |

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ChaunceyB.