# Factors

### 14 terms by greenstine

#### Study  only

Flashcards Flashcards

Scatter Scatter

Scatter Scatter

## Create a new folder

### exponent

shows the number of times a base number is multiplied by itself

### base

the basis of each place value column in a number system

### power

the number of times a base number is multiplied by itself

### square root

a number when multiplied by itself gives the original number (i.e. √3=3_

### cube root

one of the three identical factors of a number that is the product of those factors

### order of operations

A set of rules used to solve mathematical problems.

### factor tree

a diagram used to identify the prime factors of a composite number

### greatest comon factor

the biggest number that will divide two or more numbers exactly

### least common multiple

the smallest number that is the multiple of two or more numbers

### prime number

number that has exactly two factors

### composite number

a number with more than two factors

### cube

to raise to the third power

### square

to raise to the second power

### BEDMAS

brackets, exponents, divison, multiplication, addition and subtraction in order of operations

Example:

## Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

### Please upgrade Flash or install Chrometo use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Create Set