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Basic Algebra vocab review

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in 3x, the 3 is the ______________

Coefficient

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5x is called an __________________

Expression

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4 ( 3x - 5) requires you to perform_______________

Distribution

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2x and 8x are _____________________

Like terms

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In 4x - 5 = y , the -5 is the ______________

Constant

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In 9b, the b is the __________________

Variable

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4x + 3x -11x = _____________

- 4x

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1b + 3c + 2b - 8c = _________

3b - 5c

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y = mx + b is called ___________________

slope intercept form of a line

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y - y = m ( x - x ) is called___________________

point-slope form of a line

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Ax + By = C is called ______________________

standard form of a line

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m represents the ________________

slope

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what does rise/ run give us?

slope

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what does C/A yield in standard form of a line?

x intercept

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what does C/B yield in standard form of a line?

y intercept

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Lines that will never cross in a plane are________

parallel

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-A/B yields what from a line in standard form?

slope

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You set y = zero to find the _________ of a line

x intercept

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you set x=0 to find the ______________ of a line

y intercept

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when you multiply like bases, you____the exponents

add

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when you divide like bases, you____the exponents

subtract

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Anything with an equal sign or inequality sign is an__

equation

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x > is read____________

x is greater than

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x< is read ________________

x is less than

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what is another math word for inverse operations?

opposites

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when graphing , y=mx+b, you plot _________ first

the y intercept

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lines that point up and left have __________ slopes

negative

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lines that point up and to the right have _____slopes

positive

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reverse distribution is called ________________

factoring

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The word factor means____________

the number divides evenly (without any remainder)

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the opposite of addition is______________

subtraction

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the opposite of multiplication is_______________

division

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the correct term for "flipping" a fraction is________

reciprocal

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Any number that can be written as a fraction is _____

rational

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parts/ whole is called________________

percent

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1/2 and 50/100 are____________________

equivalent fractions

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what is the multiplicative identity?

1

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what is the additive identity?

0

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3 + 5 = 5 + 3 is an example of the _______property

Commutative

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"plugging in" a value for a variable is called_______

substitution

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what is another word for "power"?

exponent

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as you move left on a number line, the numbers____

decrease ( or get smaller)

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a measure of the distance from zero is__________

absolute value

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to graph x < 5, you do or do not shade the endpoint?

do not shade because x cannot equal 5

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13< x + 3 < 24 is called a _______inequality

compound

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area is always stated in ___________ units

square

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a rectangle is a square true? or false?

false

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a square is a rectangle true? or false?

true

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lines that meet at 90 degrees are ____________

perpendicular

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all numbers divisible by 2 must end in____________

0, 2, 4, 6, 8

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all numbers divisible by 5 must end in _________

0 or 5

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all numbers divisible by 10 must end in ________

0

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spell the teachers name correctly

Herrera

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the are _____ numbers between 1/3 and 1/2

an infinite amount of

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Math word for same shape, different size

similar

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a triangle with all equal sides is ______________

equilateral

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how many days are in a year?

365 & 1/4

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how many inches in a foot?

12

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how many feet in a yard?

3

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how many square inches in 1 square foot?

144

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how many square feet in 1 square yard?

9

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when you change % to a decimal, you move____2

left

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when you change decimal to %, move______2

right

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change 2 3/4 to an improper fraction

11/4

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What is the formula for area of a rectangle?

A=L * W

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What is the formula for area of a triangle?

A = 1/2 (b*h)

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How many sides does an octagon have?

8

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What is a 5 sided shape called?

pentagon

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all 4 sided shapes are called_________

quadrilaterals

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a shape with 2 sets of parallel sides____________

parallelogram

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a dashed line means the line is or isn't a solution?

is not part of the solution set