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# SHMS 6th Math Vocab1

### SHMS 6th Grade Math Vocab 1

Term | Definition |
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Difference | The answer when you subtract. |

Distributive Property | Multiplying a number by a group of numbers added together is the same as multiplying each separately. Example: a(b+c) = ab + ac |

Dividend | A number that is divided by another number. |

Divisor | A number by which another number is to be divided. |

Factors | Numbers that are being multiplied together |

Greatest Common Factor | The largest factor that two or more numbers have in common. |

Least Common Multiple | The smallest number that is the multiple of two or more other numbers. |

Percent | A fraction or ratio in which the denominator is 100 |

Product | The answer when you multiply |

Proportion | An equation which states that two ratios are equal. |

Quotient | The number resulting from dividing one number by another |

Rate | A comparison of two quantities that have different units of measure |

Ratio | Compares quantities that share a fixed, multiplicative relationship. |

Rational number | A number that can be written as a/b where a and b are integers, and b is not equal to 0. |

Reciprocal | Multiplicative inverse of a number (except zero) in which the product is equal to 1. Example: the multiplicative inverse of 2/3 is 3/2. |

Sum | The answer when you add, the total amount |

Unit Ratio | Ratios written as some number to 1. |

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