# 6th grade math vocabulary

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Perimeter

Quotient

Product

Sum

The distance around a shape. Found by adding all of the sides…

The answer to a division problem

The answer to a multiplication problem.

The answer to an addition problem.

Perimeter

The distance around a shape. Found by adding all of the sides…

Quotient

The answer to a division problem

Greatest Common Factor

Least Common Multiple

Prime Number

Composite Number

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

A whole number that has exactly two factors, 1 and itself.

A whole number greater than 1 that has more than 2 factors.

Greatest Common Factor

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

Least Common Multiple

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

Greatest Common Factor

Least Common Multiple

Prime Number

Composite Number

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

A whole number that has exactly two factors, 1 and itself.

A whole number greater than 1 that has more than 2 factors.

Greatest Common Factor

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

Least Common Multiple

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

congruent

factor

equivalent

inverse

Having the same size and shape

Any number multiplied to form a product. A product can be divi…

Having the same value

Reversed position or direction

congruent

Having the same size and shape

factor

Any number multiplied to form a product. A product can be divi…

congruent

factor

equivalent

inverse

Having the same size and shape

Any number multiplied to form a product. A product can be divi…

Having the same value

Reversed position or direction

congruent

Having the same size and shape

factor

Any number multiplied to form a product. A product can be divi…

Greatest Common Factor

Least Common Multiple

Prime Number

Composite Number

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

A whole number that has exactly two factors, 1 and itself.

A whole number greater than 1 that has more than 2 factors.

Greatest Common Factor

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

Least Common Multiple

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

Greatest Common Factor

Least Common Multiple

Multiplicative Inverses

Prime Number

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

Two numbers whose product is 1.... For example, 3/4 and 4/3 are m…

A whole number that has exactly two factors, 1 and itself.... For…

Greatest Common Factor

The largest quantity that factors evenly into two or more inte…

Least Common Multiple

The smallest quantity that is divisible by two or more given v…

acute triangle

addend

additive inverses

algorithm

A triangle with no angle measuring 90 degrees or more

Any number being added.

To numbers whose sum is 0 are additive inverses or one another.

A step - by - step method for computing

acute triangle

A triangle with no angle measuring 90 degrees or more

addend

Any number being added.

factor

prime number

composite number

prime factorization

the numbers multiplied together to get a produce (i.e. 1 x 7)

a whole number that has exactly two unique factors, 1 and the…

a number greater than 1 with more than two factors

the expression of a composite number as a product of prime num…

factor

the numbers multiplied together to get a produce (i.e. 1 x 7)

prime number

a whole number that has exactly two unique factors, 1 and the…

area

absolute value

algebraic expression

axis

The measure, in square unites, of the interior region of a 2-d…

The distance of a number from zero on the number line. Always…

A group of numbers, symbols, and variables that express an ope…

A reference line from which distances or angles are measured i…

area

The measure, in square unites, of the interior region of a 2-d…

absolute value

The distance of a number from zero on the number line. Always…

Numerical expression

Algebraic expression

Multiple

Inequality

An expression that contains only numbers and operations

A combination of variables, numbers, and at least one operatio…

The product of a whole number and any other whole number.

A mathematical sentence that contains less than, greater than,…

Numerical expression

An expression that contains only numbers and operations

Algebraic expression

A combination of variables, numbers, and at least one operatio…

acute triangle

addend

additive inverses

algorithm

A triangle with no angle measuring 90 degrees or more

Any number being added.

To numbers whose sum is 0 are additive inverses or one another.

A step - by - step method for computing

acute triangle

A triangle with no angle measuring 90 degrees or more

addend

Any number being added.

Decimal

Algorithm

Dividend

Divisor

A number with a digit in the tenth place, hundredths place, et…

A step-by-step procedure used in a mathematical computation

The number being divided.

The number used to divide.

Decimal

A number with a digit in the tenth place, hundredths place, et…

Algorithm

A step-by-step procedure used in a mathematical computation