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absolute value
The distance between a number and 0 on the number line.
coefficient
The number, or constant, factor in a variable term in an expression.
constant term
A quantity that does not change.
counting numbers
The number used to count things. (1, 2, 3, 4...)
Division of Fractions Property
Division by a fraction is the same as multiplication by the reciprocal of the fraction.
equation
A number sentence that contains an equal sign.
equivalent equations
Equations with the same solution.
inequality
A number sentence with a relational symbol other than =.
integers
A number in the set (...-4, -3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4...)
irrational numbers
Numbers that cannot be written as fractions where both the numerator and denominator are integers and the denominator is not zero.
Multiplication Property of -1
A property of multiplication that multiplying an number by -1 gives the opposite of the number.
nested parentheses
Parentheses within parentheses in an expression.
operation symbol
A symbol used in expressions and number sentences to stand for a particular mathematical operations.
open sentence
A number sentence with one or more variables.
pan balance
A device used to weigh objects or compare their weights.
rational number
Numbers that can be written in the form a/b, where a and nonzero b are integers.
real numbers
All rational and irrational numbers.
reciprocal
Two numbers whose product is 1.
relational symbol
A symbol used to express a relationship between two quantities.
repeating decimal
A decimal in which one digit or group of digits is repeated without end.
solution
A value or values for the variable in an open sentence that make the sentence true.
solution set
The set of all solutions of an open sentence.
terminating decimal
A decimal that ends.
variable
A letter or other symbol that represents a number.
variable term
A term that contains a least one variable.
whole number
The counting numbers and 0. (0, 1, 2, 3, 4...)
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