# Study sets matching "algebra"

commutative

associative property

distributive property

identity property

numbers can be added or multiplied in any way and the answer s…

numbers can be grouped in any way in addition and multpliicati…

when a number is multiplied by the sum of 2 other numbers can…

the sum of any number and o is that number the product of 1 an…

commutative

numbers can be added or multiplied in any way and the answer s…

associative property

numbers can be grouped in any way in addition and multpliicati…

distributive property

Associative property of addition

Associative property of multiplication

Commutative property of addition

multiplying a number by a group of numbers added together is t…

Example: g + (11h + 9h) = (g + 11h) + 9h

Example: (3c) x 5 = 3(c x 5)

Example: 2 + 5 = 5 + 2

distributive property

multiplying a number by a group of numbers added together is t…

Associative property of addition

Example: g + (11h + 9h) = (g + 11h) + 9h

algebra

algebraic term

constants

variables

a branch of mathematics dealing with symbols and the rules for…

either a single number or a variable, or numbers and variables…

the terms in the algebraic expression that contain only numbers

unknown values, often represented by letters

algebra

a branch of mathematics dealing with symbols and the rules for…

algebraic term

either a single number or a variable, or numbers and variables…

Algebra

Algebraic expression

Base

Exponent

a mathematical language of SYMBOLS including VARIABLES like: a…

a combination of VARIABLES, SYMBOLS, and at least one OPERATIO…

in a POWER, the number used as a FACTOR. In this example the b…

in a POWER, the number that tells how many times the BASE is u…

Algebra

a mathematical language of SYMBOLS including VARIABLES like: a…

Algebraic expression

a combination of VARIABLES, SYMBOLS, and at least one OPERATIO…

Variable

Algebraic expression

Expression

Numerical expression

symbol, usually a letter of the alphabet, that stands for an u…

combination of numbers, variables, and at least one operation

number phrase without an equals sign

contains only numbers

Variable

symbol, usually a letter of the alphabet, that stands for an u…

Algebraic expression

combination of numbers, variables, and at least one operation

like terms

coefficient

simplify

distributive property

have identical variables, with same powers that can be grouped…

A number multiplied by a variable in an algebraic expression.

to write an expression in a simpler form

the property that multiplies everything inside by the parenthe…

like terms

have identical variables, with same powers that can be grouped…

coefficient

A number multiplied by a variable in an algebraic expression.

variables

constant

coefficient

Distribution

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that changes

a number that has a set value (it is not next to a variable)

a number that is directly next to a variable... A number multipli…

when a number outside parentheses multiples with all the terms…

variables

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that changes

constant

a number that has a set value (it is not next to a variable)

Order of Operations

GEMDAS

exponent

simplify

the order used to simplify an expression

Grouping symbols, exponents, multiply/divide, add/subtract

a number or power that tells how many times to multiply the ba…

to make easier

Order of Operations

the order used to simplify an expression

GEMDAS

Grouping symbols, exponents, multiply/divide, add/subtract

variables

coefficient

Function

linear

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that we don't…

a number that is in front of a variable... A number multiplied by…

A relation for which each output has only one input. Can be te…

Equations that does not have any variables with an exponent. T…

variables

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that we don't…

coefficient

a number that is in front of a variable... A number multiplied by…

Variable

Evaluate

Verbal Expression

Numerical Expression

A letter which represents a number.

To find the answer.

An expression using only words

An expression containing numbers and operation symbols (+, -,…

Variable

A letter which represents a number.

Evaluate

To find the answer.

balancing the equation

fraction bar

inverse operations

isolate the variable

you must do this in order to prove your solution; what you do…

used to show division in algebraic work; for example: 6x = 54…

Used in algebraic work to "undo" any numbers and operations on…

your quest in algebraic work; in other words, to get the varia…

balancing the equation

you must do this in order to prove your solution; what you do…

fraction bar

used to show division in algebraic work; for example: 6x = 54…

constant

coefficient

Distribution

combining like terms

a number that has a set value (it is not next to a variable)

a number that is directly next to a variable... A number multipli…

when a number outside parentheses multiples with all the terms…

when you simplify an algebraic expression

constant

a number that has a set value (it is not next to a variable)

coefficient

a number that is directly next to a variable... A number multipli…

Order of Operations

GEMDAS

exponent

simplify

the order used to simplify an expression

Grouping symbols, exponents, multiply/divide, add/subtract

a number or power that tells how many times to multiply the ba…

to make easier

Order of Operations

the order used to simplify an expression

GEMDAS

Grouping symbols, exponents, multiply/divide, add/subtract

algebraic expression

equation

coefficient

dependent variable

A variable or combination of variables, numbers and symbols th…

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.

A numerical factor in a term of an algebraic expression.

In a function, a variable whose value is determined by the val…

algebraic expression

A variable or combination of variables, numbers and symbols th…

equation

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.

variables

constant

coefficient

Distribution

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that changes

a number that has a set value (it is not next to a variable)

a number that is directly next to a variable... A number multipli…

when a number outside parentheses multiples with all the terms…

variables

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that changes

constant

a number that has a set value (it is not next to a variable)

variables

coefficient

axis of symmetry

absolute value

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that we don't…

a number that is in front of a variable... A number multiplied by…

A line that divides a parabola into two congruent reflected ha…

The distance a number is from zero

variables

x, y, or any letter that can represent a number that we don't…

coefficient

a number that is in front of a variable... A number multiplied by…

Equation

Solution

Denominator

Numerator

a statement of equality between two expressions.

an equation with one variable is a number that when substitute…

the lower number of the fraction

the higher number of the fraction

Equation

a statement of equality between two expressions.

Solution

an equation with one variable is a number that when substitute…

coefficient

variable

expressions and equations

terms

A number multiplied by a variable.

A letter used to represent one or more numbers

coefficient

A number multiplied by a variable.

variable

A letter used to represent one or more numbers

algebraic expression

equation

coefficient

dependent variable

A variable or combination of variables, numbers and symbols th…

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.

A numerical factor in a term of an algebraic expression.

In a function, a variable whose value is determined by the val…

algebraic expression

A variable or combination of variables, numbers and symbols th…

equation

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.

algebraic expression

equation

coefficient

dependent variable

A variable or combination of variables, numbers and symbols th…

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.

A numerical factor in a term of an algebraic expression.

In a function, a variable whose value is determined by the val…

algebraic expression

A variable or combination of variables, numbers and symbols th…

equation

A mathematical sentence that contains an equals sign.

Constant

Coefficient

Variable

Expression

A value that does not change.

The number in front of a variable (multiplied by).

A symbol used to represent a quantity that can change.

A number or a variable by itself, a number multiplied by a var…

Constant

A value that does not change.

Coefficient

The number in front of a variable (multiplied by).

Order of Operations

GEMDAS

exponent

simplify

the order used to simplify an expression

Grouping symbols, exponents, multiply/divide, add/subtract

a number or power that tells how many times to multiply the ba…

to make easier

Order of Operations

the order used to simplify an expression

GEMDAS

Grouping symbols, exponents, multiply/divide, add/subtract