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# Math Benchmark 1

### Math Vocabulary Benchmark 1

Term | Definition |
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Base Ten | The position of a number; ones, tens, hundreds, etc. |

Digit | Any of the numerals 0 to 9, especially when forming part of a number |

Place Value | The value that a digit has based on its position in a number |

Expanded Form | Writing a number to show the value of each digit |

Division | The process of separating something into equal parts |

Multiplication | The operation of repeated addition |

Strategy | A careful plan to help solve a problem |

Area Model | A multiplication strategy used to show partial products |

Distributive Property | A multiplication strategy that breaks a part a number, multiplying them separately, and then adding them back together |

Box Method | A strategy used to solve a multiplication problem |

Equation | A mathematical statement using an equal sign |

Rectangle Array | A rectangle that consists of rows and columns that have unequal amounts |

Divisor | In a division problem, the number that is dividing into another number |

Dividend | In a division problem, the number to be divided. |

Quotient | The answer to a division problem. |

Remainder | In a division problem, the amount that is left over. |

Variable | A symbol that represents a number. |

Multiplicative Comparison | A word problem that focuses on comparing two quantities asking, "How many times as many?" |

Additive Comparison | A word problem that focuses on comparing two quantities asking, "How many more?" |

Estimation | A logical adjustment to a number to make calculations easier. |

Rounding | Changing a number to the nearest place value. |

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knicolds