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Number Sense Vocab

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1. The expression of a number as a product of prime factors; use a factor tree!

2. Standard deviation: greater if...

3. New whole

4. To place a fraction in lowest terms

5. PEMDAS - Parentheses - Exponents - Multiplication & Division (L to R) - Addition & Subtraction (L to R)

6. The greatest whole number that is a factor of two or more nonzero whole numbers

7. Rational numbers in decimal form that have a block of on or more digits that repeat continuously

8. A number written in expanded form with the place values written in exponential form - E.g. 2432=2000+400+30+2

9. How much a number is worth

10. Number divisible by 6

11. A line for representing and graphing numbers. Each point on the line corresponds to a number.

12. Answer to a multiplication problem

13. Add up the digits; if the sum is a multiple of 3 the number is divisible by 3

14. The bottom number in a fraction; tells how many parts a whole is divided into OR how many parts in a group - E.g. 2/4 and what position is the 4?

15. A property indicating a special way in which multiplication is applied to addition of two or more numbers in which each term inside a set of parentheses can be multiplied by a factor outside the parentheses - such as a(b + c) = ab + ac - or 7x (4+1)=

16. 8x8=64 What is 64?

17. Dividing decimals

18. A number that represents a part of a whole or a group; also means 'divided by' - E.g. 1/2 -3/4.5/6

19. Two factors together that are multiplied to equal a larger number.

20. In 4x4=16 - what is 4?

21. Percent x whole

22. A number without fractions; an integer- E.g. 0 - 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9...

23. A property of real numbers that states that the sum or product of a set of numbers is the same - regardless of how the numbers are grouped - (a+b)+c=a+(b+c) - e.g. (1+2)+3=1+(2+3)

24. odd + odd

25. To change a percent to a decimal

26. Numbers that are easy to compute mentally - E.g. 34 / 5 is close to 35 / 5

27. Number divisible by 4

28. The answer to a multiplication problem

29. To find a number that is close to an exact answer - E.g. 23+24 is around 50

30. To make a percent

31. A set of operators - numbers - variables and grouping symbols; no equal sign

32. Be identical or equivalent to

33. Cannot be expressed in the form a/b. Include square roots of whole numbers that are not perfect squares and non terminating decimals that do not repeat. pi

34. To find the answer for; solve

35. Adding/subtracting decimals

36. Properties of 0

37. Percent increase

38. The smallest number that is a multiple of both numbers. (the LCM of 15 and 6 is 30)

39. A number with only two factors - one and itself - E.g. 3 -7 -11 -13 -17 -19...

40. To perform a calculation - E.g. 2+2=4

41. A number that is multiplied by another number to find a producr

42. Rational numbers that expressed in decimal format that have fixed number of digits. 1.5 etc.

43. The difference between the greatest and the least numbers in a set of data.

44. Two expressions that are set equal to each other; a number sentence with an equal sign

45. The largest number in a group of numbers

46. Any whole number that ends with 0 - 2 - 4 - 6 - or 8 - any whole number that can be divided by 2

47. A comparison of 2 numbers; one form is a fraction

48. The answer to a subtraction problem

49. When you add 0 to a number - or mulltiply a number by 1 - the result is the same number - e.g. Identity Property of Multiplication: 21x1=1x21=21 or 300x 1 = 300

50. The smallest number in a group of numbers