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

Normal Size Small Size show me how

# Honors Algebra 1

### Terms

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

Identity | An equation that is true for all values of the variable |

Distributive Property | A property that can be used to find the product of a number of a sum or diffence |

Like Terms | Terms that have the same variable parts . Constant terms are also like term |

Equivalent Equations | Two expressions that have the same values for all values of the variable |

Inverse Operations | are opposite operations that undo each other. |

Formule | An equation that relates two or more quantities |

Reciprocal | reversing a function with the opposing function |

Variable | a quantity that may change within the context of a mathematical problem or experiment |

Algebraic Expressions | s a mathematical phrase that can contain ordinary numbers, variables (like x or y) and operators (like add,subtract,multiply, and divide). |

Power | the product of multiplying a number by itself |

Exponent | a quantity representing the power to which a given number or expression is to be raised, usually expressed as a raised symbol beside the number or expression (e.g., 3 in 23 = 2 × 2 × 2). |

Base of Power | The number that is going to be raised to a power. |

Open Sentence | an equation or inequality containing one or more variables in which its truth or falsehood depends upon the values assumed by the variables in a particular instance, as the equation x + 3 = 8. |

Equation | a statement that the values of two mathematical expressions are equal (indicated by the sign =). |

Inequality | is like an equation that uses symbols for "less than"(<) and "greater than"(>) where an equation uses a symbol for "is equal to" (=). |

Created by:
fmckee