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

# Indices Vocab

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

Base | The number that gets multiplied when using an exponent. |

Power | The p____ of a number says how many times to use the number in a multiplication. It is written as a small number to the right and above the base number. |

Index | The i___ of a number says how many times to use the number in a multiplication. It is written as a small number to the right and above the base number. |

Index Notation | Writing a number as a combination of index and base. |

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

Standard Notation | Just the number as we normally write it. Example: 382 |

Exponent | The e____ of a number says how many times to use that number in a multiplication. It is written as a small number to the right and above the base number. |

Laws of Exponents | A set of rules that tell us how to handle exponents. |

Expression | Numbers, symbols and operators (such as + and ×) grouped together that show the value of something. |

Evaluate | To calculate the value of. |

Calculate | To work out an answer, usually by adding, multiplying etc. |

Solve | To find a value (or values) we can put in place of a variable that makes the equation true. |

Sum | The result of adding two or more numbers. |

Difference | The result of subtracting one number from another. It is how much one number differs from another. |

Quotient | The answer after we divide one number by another. dividend ÷ divisor = quotient. |

Product | The answer when two or more values are multiplied together. |

Simplify | To simplify (or reduce) to make it as simple as possible. |

Created by:
hanspalsavita