14 terms

Binomial

A mathematical expression consisting of terms connected by a plus or minus sign

Combining

the act of combining things to form a new whole

Example:

Example:

Exponent

a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself

Example: 64^9

Example: 64^9

Expression

a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement

Like Terms

Expressions that contain the same variables to the same power

Example: 6y + 3x + 5y - 2x = 11y +x

Example: 6y + 3x + 5y - 2x = 11y +x

Linear Equations

an equation in which the variable or variables are all to the first power and none multiply each other

Monomial

.a number, a variable, or a product of a number and one or more variables

Polynomial

An algebraic expression consiting of one or more summed terms, each term of a constant multiplier and one or more variables raised to integral powers

Simplify

make simpler or easier or reduce in complxity or extent

Term

any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial

Example:

Example:

Trinomial

a polynomial with three terms

Example:

Example:

Solve

find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of

Example: 5+2 = 7

Example: 5+2 = 7

Substitute

put in the place of another

Variable

a symbol (like x or y) that is used in mathematical or logical expressions to represent a variable quantity

Example: 5x

Example: 5x