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# Math 6 Unit 1A

### Vocabulary

Term | Definition |
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Whole Number | A number with NO decimals or fractions |

Proper Fraction | A fraction that has a numerator that is less than the denominator |

Mixed Number | A whole number and a proper fraction together |

Improper Fraction | A fraction in which the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator |

Simplify | To make the numerator and the denominator of a fraction the smallest numbers possible |

Reciprocal | One of two numbers whose product is 1; this is when you FLIP the fraction |

Algorithm | A step-by-step method used to solve a problem (for example, the steps to a long division problem) |

Sum | The answer to an addition problem |

Addend | The numbers that are added together |

Difference | The answer to a subtraction problem |

Subtrahead | The number being subtracted from another number (the second number) |

Minuend | The number that is being taken away from (the first number) |

Product | The answer to a multiplication problem |

Quotient | The answer to a division problem |

Dividend | The number being divided; the number inside the box |

Divisor | The number which divides into another number; the number outside the division box |

Denominator | The bottom number in a fraction |

Numerator | The top number in a fraction |