Patterns, Functions & Algebra vocabulary terms for MSM 1 and MSM 2.

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Equation

A statement that two expressions are equal.

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Expression

A collection of numbers, variables, operations, and grouping symbols.

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Variable

A symbol, usually a letter, used to represent one or more numbers.

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Coefficient

The numerical factor of an algebraic term.

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Constant

A term that has no variable factors.

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Term

Part of an expression that is separated by addition or subtraction.

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Inequality

Less than, greater than, less than or equal to, greater than or equal to

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Like Terms

Terms with the same variables, raised to the same power.

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Addition

The operation of combining by means of a total.

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Subtraction

The operation of "taking away" or "finding a difference"

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Multiplication

The operation of "times" or "finding the product"

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Division

The operation of "finding the quotient"

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Relation

Any set of ordered pairs

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Function

A rule that establishes a relationship between two quantities called the input and output.

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Domain

All of the input values of a function.

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Range

All of the output values of a function.

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Independant Variable

The input value

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Dependant Variable

The output value