# Math Vocabulary 1

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1. When a number is raised to a power, the number that is used as a factor is the ______.
Base
2. The number that indicates how many times the base is used as a factor
Exponent
3. A method of writing very small or very large numbers by using powers of 10.
Scientific notation
4. A number produced by raising a base to an exponent.
Power
5. A rule for evaluating expressions.

PEMDAS
Order of operations
6. To find the value of a numerical or algebraic expression.
Evaluate
7. The part of an expression that is added or subtracted.
Term
8. A symbol used to represent a quantity.
Variable
9. A way to write numbers by using digits.
Standard form
10. An expression that contains one variable.
Algebraic expression
11. The number that is multiplied by the variable.
Coefficient
12. A math sentence that shows that 2 expressions are equivalent.
Equation
13. A value / values that make an equation true
Solution
14. A math phrase that contains operations, numbers and / or variables.
Expression
15. A number greater than one that has more than 2 whole-number factors.
Composite number
16. A whole number greater than one that has exactly 2 factors, itself and one.
Prime number
17. A value that does not change.
Constant
18. Operations that undo each other like addition and subtraction.
Inverse operations
19. An expression that contains only numbers and operations.
Numerical expression
20. The product of any number and any non-zero whole number.
Multiple
21. The least number, other than zero, that is a multiple of 2 or more given numbers.
Least common multiple
22. The largest common factor of 2 or more given numbers.
Greatest common factor

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 Author: littleg.ward ID: 273977 Filename: Math Vocabulary 1 Updated: 2014-05-11 04:21:10 Tags: Math vocab Folders: Description: Math vocab Show Answers:

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