Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Math vocab

> is greater than
< is less than
addition is used when you want to combine amounts
sum the answer to an addition problem
total the answer to an addition problem
subtraction is used when you want to find the difference between amounts
difference the answer to a subtraction problem
multiplication is used when you want to combine the same amount multiple times
product the answer to a multiplication problem
division is used when you want to find how many equal parts an amount can be divided into
dividend the amount being divided
divisor the number you are dividing by
quotient the answer to a division problem
integer any whole number
even number any number that can be divided exactly by 2 (no remainder)
odd number any number than is NOT divisible by 2 (it would have a remainder)
divisible a number is divisible by another number if you can divide by that number and have no remainder
factors numbers that multiply to make a certain product
multiple the product of both factors in a problem
prime number a number that has exactly 2 factors, itself and 1.
composite number a number that has more than 2 factors
greatest common factor the greatest number that you can divide evenly into all numbers in a given set
commutative property (works only with addition or multiplication) you can add or multiply numbers in any order, and the result will be the same
associative property (works with addition or multiplication) it allows you to change how numbers are grouped
distributive property (works with addition and multiplication as well as subtraction) example: a(b+c) = ab + ac OR a(b-c) = ab-ac
positive number (in multiplication or division) both numbers are positive OR both numbers are negative (both are the same sign)
negative number (in multiplication or division) one positive and one negative number
absolute value a number's distance from zero
power used to show repeated multiplication of the same number
square a number raised to the second power
cube a number raised to the third power
Created by: jpiittmann
Popular Math sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards