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# Math math topics

### Math Topics to Study for the Miller Analogies Test (MAT)

Term | Definition |
---|---|

I (Roman numeral) | 1 |

V (Roman numeral) | 5 |

X (Roman numeral) | 10 |

L (Roman numeral) | 50 |

C (Roman numeral) | 100 |

D (Roman numeral) | 500 |

M (Roman numeral) | 1000 |

dividend | number that is divided |

divisor | number that divides the dividend |

factor | number being multiplied |

product | answer to a multiplication problem |

quotient | answer to a division problem |

coordinates | two points that define a position on a graph |

equation | statement that two expressions are equal |

parabola | shape with one curve and two lines going away from it |

acute angle | angle of less than 90 degrees |

angle | space between 2 lines meeting at the same point |

arc | part of the circumference of a circle; measured in degrees |

area | amount of surface a shape has |

congruent | identical |

ellipse | round shape, like an oval |

hexagon | 6 sides |

isosceles triangle | 2 sides and angle equal |

obtuse angle | angle that measure more than 90 degrees |

parallelogram | 4 sides in which opposite sides are parallel |

perimeter | distance around the edge |

Pi | 3.14; ratio of a circumference to its diameter |

polygon | shape with all straight lines |

rhombus | shape with 4 sides and 0 right angles |

scalene triangle | no sides are the same length |

trapezoid | 4 sides, only 2 sides are parallel |

equation | statement that both sides are equal |

whole number | zero plus counting numbers |

integer | positive and negative WHOLE numbers |

rational number | any number that can be written as a fraction |

irrational number | cannot be made using a simple ratio of integers; Pi, square root of 2, |

real numbers | rational and irrational numbers...any point on the number line |

imaginary number | negative number within the square root symbol |