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Absolute Value of A Number 

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The distance of the number
from zero on the number line. 


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Numbers that are the same distance
from zero on the number line,
but not opposite sides;
also called opposites. 


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A polynomial of two terms. 


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A factor that has two terms. 


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The number part of a variable term. 


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Using the Distributive Property to add
the coefficients of like variable terms;
adding like terms of variable expressions. 


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Consecutive Even Integers 

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Even integers that follow one another in order. 


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Integers that follow one another in order. 


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Odd integers that follow one another in order. 


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A term that includes no variable part;
also called a constant. 


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In a funtion, the variable whose value depends on the value of another variable known
as the independent variable. 


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A statement of the equality
of two mathematical expressions. 


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Equations that have the same solution. 


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Evaluating A Variable Expression 

Definition
Replacing each variable by its
value and then simplifying the
resulting numerical expression. 


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Refers to writing a polynomial as a product
of factors that are nonfactorable over the intergers. 


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In multiplication, a number being multiplied. 


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To write the polynomial as a product
of other polynomials. 


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Firstdegree equation In Two Variables 

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An equation of the form y=mx+b, where m
is the coefficient and b is a constance;
also called a linear equation in two variables 


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A literal equation
that states rules about measurements. 


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A relation in which no two ordered pairs
that have the same first coordinate
have different second coordinates. 


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Graph A Point In the Plane 

Definition
To place a dot at the location given
by the ordered pair;
also called plotting a point in the plane. 


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The dot drawn at the coordinants
of the point in a plane. 


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A number a is greater thananother number b, written a > b on the number line. 


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Greatest Common Factor (GCF) 

Definition
The greatest common factor of two or more integers is the GCF of the coefficients
and the common variable factors. 


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In a function, the variable that varies independently and whose value determines the value
of the dependent variable. 


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An expression that contains the symbol
>, <, ≥ (is greater than or equal to),
or ≤ (is less than or equal to). 


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The numbers {..., 3, 2, 1, 0, 1, 2 , 3, ...} 


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The decimal representation of an irrational number never repeats or terminates
and can only be approximated. 


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Least Common Denominator (LCD) 

Definition
The smallest number that is a multiple of each
denominator in question. 


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Least Common Multiple (LCM) 

Definition
The LCM of two or more numbers is the smallest
number that contains the prime factorizations of each number. 


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A number a is less than another number b,
written a < b on the number line. 


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Terms of a variable expression
that have the same variable part. 


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A number, a variable, or a product of numbers
and variables; a polynomial of one term. 


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The reciprocal of a number. 


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The numbers {1, 2, 3, ...} 


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A property of a line that
slants downward to the right. 


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Nonfactorable Over the Intergers 

Definition
A polynomial that does
not factor using only intergers. 


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The numerical part of a
variable term. When the
numerical coefficient is 1
or 1, the 1 is usually not written. 


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The polonomial created when
the sign of each term of the
original polynomial is changed. 


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Pair of numbers of the form
that can be used to identify
a point in the plane determined
by the axes ofa rectangular
coordinate system. 


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Order of Operations Agreement 

Definition
A set of rules that tell us in what order
to perform the operations
that occur in a numerical expression. 


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A trinomial that is a product
of a binomial and itself. 


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A variable expression in which
the terms are monomials. 


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Expressing a number as a product
of prime numbers. 


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Number whose only factors are 1 and the number. 


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A polynomial that is nonfactorable
over the integers. 


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The square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle
is equal to the sum of the squares of the two legs. 


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The quotient of two quatities
that have the same unit. 


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A fraction in which the numerator
or denominator is a polynomial. 


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A number that can be written in the form of a/b, where a and b are integers
and b is not equal to zero. 


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The rational numbers and the irrational numbers. 


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Fraction that results when the numerator
and the denominator of a fraction are interchanged. 


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Any set of ordered pairs. 


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The measure of the slant of a line.
The symbol for slope is m. 


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The slopeintercept form of an equation
of a straight line is y=mx+b. 


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A number that, when substituted for the variable, results in a true equation. 


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Solution of an equation in two variables 

Definition
An ordered pair whose coordinates make the equation a true statement. 


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Solution Set of an Inequality 

Definition
A set of numbers, each element of which,
when substitued for the variable,
results in a true inequality. 


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Finding a solution of the equation 


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Terms of A Variable Expression 

Definition
The addends of the expression. 


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A polynomial of three terms. 


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A property of a vertical line. 


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The number assigned to the variable. 


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A letter of the alphabet used to stand for a number that is unknown or that can change. 


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An expression that contains one or more variables. 


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In a variable term, the variable or variables
and their exponents. 


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A term composed of a numerical coefficient
and a variable part. 


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The point at which a graph crosses the xaxis. 


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The point at which a graph crosses the yaxis. 


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A property of a horizontal line. 

