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Elementary Algebra Vocab

Subjects : math, algebra
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1. Real number system

2. 'Subtracted from' - 'Difference of' - 'Minus' - 'Less than' - 'decreased by'

3. Rational numbers

4. The number in front of the variable

5. Any replacement of the variable that makes an equation true is...

6. 'Is/Was' in a word problem means...

7. Negative numbers: Add absolute values and make the answer negative

8. 'Added to' - 'Sum of' - 'Plus' - 'More than'

9. Set

10. Constant

11. The Law of Opposites

12. Steps for Problem Solving in Algebra

13. Variable Expression

14. Algebraic Expression

15. Integers

16. The sum of 0 and a number is the number. Example: a+0=a

17. '%' in a word problem means...

18. An equation that represents a relationship that uses two or more letters.

19. Subtract the smaller value from the greater value. a) if the positive number has the greater value - the answer is positive b)if the negative number has the greater value - the answer is negative c) if the numbers have the same value - the answer is

20. 'Of' in a word problem means...

21. Percent

22. A system of equations is...

23. Positive numbers: add as usual

24. One number is 0: the sum is the other number

25. A formula is the same equation ___ ___ .

26. Have exactly the same variables with exactly the same exponents

27. Irrational numbers

28. Variable

29. Parentheses - Exponents - Multiplication - Division - Addition - Subtraction (in order from left to right)

30. 'What' in a word problem means...