Search
Create
Log in
Sign up
Log in
Sign up
Math vocabulary list 3
STUDY
Flashcards
Learn
Write
Spell
Test
PLAY
Match
Gravity
Terms in this set (16)
Fraction
represents a part of a
whole object, set, or unit
Numerator
the number of a fraction
above the bar; represents
the pieces that are
present
Denominator
The number of a fraction
below the bar; represents
the number of pieces that
make the whole number
Unit fraction
a fraction that has a
numerator of one and a
denominator that is a
positive integer
Equivalent fractions
fractions that represent
the same part to whole
relationships
Benchmark fractions
common fractions you
can use to estimate the
value of fractions
Inequality
a statement that one
number is less than or
greater than another
number
Simplest form
a way of writing a fraction
so that the numerator and
denominator have no
common factors other
than one
Multiplicative identity Property
states a x 1 = a, where a is
a nonzero number
Common denominator
a whole number that is a
common multiple of the
denominators of the
fractions
Least common denominator (LCD)
the least common
multiple of the
denominators of two or
more fractions
Mixed number
A number that has a
whole number part and a
fraction part
Improper fraction
a fraction whose
numerator is greater than
its denominator
Reciprocal
the fraction you get when
you flip a fraction
Multiplicative inverse
another word for
reciprocal
Multiplicative inverse property
States that
a/b x b/a = 1,
where a and b are non-
zero numbers
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...
Numbers & Animals Vocabulary | Everyday Traditional Mandarin Chinese
Chineasy
$4.99
STUDY GUIDE
M3 grade 5 Treasures from the Attic
28 Terms
jfhodges
5th Grade Fractions
18 Terms
leohargreaves
Chapter 2A
10 Terms
rmsmath6
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Stems Units 1, 2, 3, & 4
39 Terms
johansensagem
Stems 1, 2, & 3
29 Terms
johansensagem
Stems 1, 2, & 3
29 Terms
johansensagem
Math vocabulary chapter 7
14 Terms
johansensagem
THIS SET IS OFTEN IN FOLDERS WITH...
Math vocabulary list 2
12 Terms
johansensagem
Math vocabulary list 4
8 Terms
johansensagem
;