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IB Command Terms
Give the precise meaning of .
Represent by means of pencil lines.
Add labels to a diagram.
Name with no explanation.
Find a value for a quantity.
Give a specific name, value without explanation or calculation.
Add brief notes to a diagram or graph.
Use an idea, equation, principle, theory or law in a new situation.
Find a numerical answer showing the stages in the working
Give a detailed account.
Give the differences between two or more different items.
Find an approximate value for an unknown quantity.
Find an answer from a given number of possibilities.
Give a brief account or summary.
Interpret data to reach conclusions.
Give a judgment based on a statement or result of a calculation.
Similarities and differences between 2+ items, referring to all.
Represent or develop in graphical form.
Reach a conclusion from the information given.
Manipulate a mathematical relationship(s) to give a new equation
Produce a plan, simulation or model.
Find the only possible answer.
Give, a range of arguments for and against
Assess the implications and limitations.
Give a detailed account of causes, reasons or mechanisms.
Give an expected result.
Give the steps in a calculation or derivation.
Represent by a graph showing a line and labelled axes
Obtain an answer using algebraic and/or numerical methods.
Propose a hypothesis or other possible answer.