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corresponding terms
numbers that are in the same place in two or more related patterns.
ordered pair
a pair of numbers that locate a point on a coordinate plane.
ratio
compares two quantities
rate
compares the first quantity in a ratio to only one of the second quantity.
unit rate
determining how much for ONE
equivalent ratios
two or more ratios that are equal to one another.
unit price
the price for 1 unit.
percent
a rate "for every 100" or "per 100"
unit fraction
a fraction with numerator of 1.
multiplicative inverse
a number which when multiplied by x yields the multiplicative identity by 1.
reciprocal
the multiplicative inverse of a number; with fractions, the denominator are switched
factor
a number you multiply
factor pair
two numbers that are multiplied together to give a product.
multiple
the product of a number and any other whole number.
coordinate plane
a two-dimensional space formed by two perpendicular number lines called axes
origin
the point (0,0) where the x-axis and y-axis intersect.
opposites
numbers that are the same distance from 0 but on opposites sides of 0
integers
the set of whole numbers and their opposites
positive number
a number greater than 0
negative number
a number less than 0
opposite
two numbers are opposite if they are the same distance from 0 on the number line but on opposite sides of 0
x-coordinate
a point's horizontal distance from the origin along the x-axis
y-coordinate
a point's vertical distance from the origin along the y-axis
power of ten
a number that can be written as a product of tens
exponent
the number in a power that shows how many times to multiply the base by itself
parentheses
the symbols ( ) that can be used to group numbers and operations in an expression
variable
a letter that stands for an unknown number
constant
a term that is a known number without variables
coefficient
a factor of a variable term that is a known number
evaluate
to find the value of an algebraic expression
like terms
terms in an expression that have the same variable raised to the same power
equation
a statement showing that two expressions are equivalent
inverse operations
operations that "undo" each other
inequality
a statement that contains the symbols <, >,
corresponding terms
the numbers that are in same position in two or more related patterns
line plot
a graph that uses x's above a number line, or a part of a number line, to show data
statistical question
a question that can have a variety of answers and can be used to make a prediction about a larger group
distribution
shows how spread out or how clustered data values are
mean
is the average of the values in a data set
median
is the middle number in a data set
mode
is the number that appears most often in a data set
box plots
a five number summary that includes the minimum, the lower quartile, the median, the upper quartile, and the maximum
lower quartile
the middle number between the minimum and the median in an ordered set of numbers
upper quartile
the middle number between the median and the maximum in the ordered set of numbers
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