Unit 1 Algebra

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Associative Property
The way in which numbers are grouped does not change their sum or product
Coefficient
number in front of a variable
Commutative Property
The order in which numbers are added or multiplied does not change the sum or product.
Distributive Property
a(b+c)=ab+ac
Equation
a statement that two expressions are equal
Equivalent
Equal
Evaluate
substitute a value for each variable in an expression and perform the arithmetic operations
Exponent
the number of times a number, or variable is being multiplied by itself
Expression
mathematical phrase that contains any combination of numbers, variables, and operations
Inequality
a mathematical sentence that compares expression