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Elementary Algebra Vocab

Subjects : math, algebra
Instructions:
  • Answer 30 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
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...