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# math vocab.

Term | Definition |
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sum | answer to a addition problem |

differance | answer to a subtraction problem |

product | answer to multiplication problem |

quotient | answer to a division problem |

whole number | are positive number without and decimals or fractional parts |

rational number | any number that can be expressed of two integers |

integer | the set of whole numbers and their opposites are a ratio of two numbers |

absolute value | the distance of a number on a number line. |

commutative property | the property that states two or more numbers that can be added |

associative property | the property that states that for all real numbers a, b, and c the sum is always the same |

distributive property | The distributive property lets you multiply a sum by multiplying each addend separately and then add the products. |

identity property | states that any time you multiply a number by 1, the result, or product, is that original number. |

opposite | two numbers that are an equal distance from zero on a number line |

additive inverse | the opposite of a number ` |

numeric expression | an expression that contains only only numbers and operations |

algebraic expression | an expression that contains at least one variable |

order of operations | a rule for evaluating expressions |

variable | a symbol used to represent a quantity that can change |

constant | a value that does not change |

coefficient | the number that is multiplied by the variable in an algebraic expression |

evaluate | to find the value of a numerical or algebraic expression |

simplify | |

solution | |

term | |

like term | |

perimeter | |

expression | |

equation | |

x-axis | |

y-axis | |

bar graph | |

line graph | |

steam and leaf plot | |

box an whisker plot | |

circle graph | |

measures of central tendency | |

measures of variability | |

mean | |

median | |

mode | |

range | |

outlier | |

lower extreme | |

upper extreme | |

first quartile | |

second quartile | |

third quartile | |

interquartile range | |

percent | |

ratio | |

rate | |

unit rate | |

multiplicative inverse | |

reciprocal | |

equivalent | |

compare | |

repeating decimal |