Unit 5 Math Vocabulary - Solving Equations
A number multiplied by a variable.
A number, a variable, or the product of a number and a variable
A symbol used to represent a quantity that can change
A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.
An equation that is true for all values of the variable.
statements that are true for math i.e. Distributive Property
(mathematics) one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1: the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2. Equations - another name is the multiplicative inverse.
When the variable drops out and you are left with a true statement like 5=5
another word for empty set; when an equation has no solution