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# Math Vocab Unit 2

### Everday Math Vocabulary Practice-- Unit 2

Term | Definition |
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quotient | the result of dividing one number by another number |

standard notation | most familiar way of representing numbers |

expanded form | a way of writing a number as the sum of the values of each digit |

base | the number that is raised to a power |

exponent | a number used in exponential notation to tell how many times the base is used as a factor |

exponential notation | a way to show repeated multiplication by the same factor |

power of 10 | a whole number that can be written as a product of 10s |

area model | a model for multiplication problems in which the length and width of a rectangle represent the factors and the area of the rectangle represents the product |

algorithm | a set of step-by-step instructions for doing something, such as carrying out a computation or solving a problem |

multiple | a product of n and a counting number |

dividend | the number in division that is being divided |

divisor | in division, the number that divides another number |

remainder | an amount left over when one number is divided by another number |

factor | two or more numbers that are multiplied to give a product |

product | the result of multiplying two or more numbers |