# Shared Flashcard Set

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Here is the vocabulary for the 6th grade math.
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Mathematics
09/07/2016

Term
 Base 1
Definition
 The base of a power is the repeated factor
Term
 Common Factors 1
Definition
 Factors that are shared by two or more numbers.
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 Common Multiples 1
Definition
 Multiples that are shared by two or more numbers.
Term
 Evaluate 1
Definition
 Use the order of operations to find the value of a numerical expression.
Term
 Exponent 1
Definition
 The exponent of a power indicates the number of times the base is used as a factor.
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 Factor Pair 1
Definition
 Two whole numbers other than zero that are multiplied together to get a product.
Term
 Factor Tree 1
Definition
 A diagram that shows the prime factorization of a number.
Term
 Greatest Common Factor 1
Definition
 The greatest of the common factors of two or more numbers.
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 Least Common Denominator 1
Definition
 The least common multiple of the denominators of two or more fractions.
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 Least Common Multiple 1
Definition
 The least of the common multiples of two or more numbers.
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 Numerical Expression 1
Definition
 An expression that contains only numbers and operations.
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 Oder of Operations 1
Definition
 The order in which to perform operations when evaluating expressions with more than one operation.
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 Perfect Square 1
Definition
 The square of a whole number
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 Power 1
Definition
 The product of repeated factors
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 Prime Factorization 1
Definition
 A composite number written as teh product of its prime factors.
Term
 Venn Diagram 1
Definition
 A diagram that uses circles to describe relationships between two or more sets.
Term
 Reciprocals 2
Definition
 Two numbers whose product is 1.3/4 x 4/3 = 1
Term
 Algebraic Expression 3
Definition
 An expression that contains numbers, operations, and one or more symbols.
Term
 Coefficient 3
Definition
 The numerical factor of a term that contains a variable.
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 Constant 3
Definition
 A term without a variable.
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 Equivalent Expressions 3
Definition
 Expressions with the same value.
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 Factoring an Expression 3
Definition
 Writing an expression as a product of factors.
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 Like Terms 3
Definition
 Terms of an algebraic expression that have the same variables raised to the same exponents.
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 Terms 3
Definition
 The parts of an algebraic expression
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 Variable 3
Definition
 A symbol that represents one or more numbers.
Term
 Composite Figure 4
Definition
 A figure made up of triangles, squares, rectangles, semicircles, and other two-dimensional figures.
Term
 Polygon 4
Definition
 A closed figure in a place that is made up of three or more line segments that intersect only at their endpoints.
Term
 Conversion Factor 5
Definition
 A rate that equals 1. A conversion factor is used to convert units.
Term
 Equivalent Rates 5
Definition
 Rates that have the same unit rate.
Term
 Equivalent Ratios 5
Definition
 Two ratios that describe the same relationship.
Term
 Metric System 5
Definition
 Decimal system of measurement, based on powers of 10, that contains units for length, capacity, and mass.
Term
 Percent 5
Definition
 A part-to-whole ratio where the whole is 100.
Term
 Rate 5
Definition
 A ratio of two quantities using different units.
Term
 Ratio Table 5
Definition
 A table used to find a organize equivalent ratios.
Term
 US Customary System 5
Definition
 System of measurement that contains units for length, capacity, and weight.
Term
 Unit Analysis 5
Definition
 A process used to decide which conversion factor will produce the appropriate units.
Term
 Unit Rate 5
Definition
 A rate that compares a quantity to one unit of another quantity.
Term
 Absolute Value 6
Definition
 Distance between a number and 0 on a number line. It is always stated as a positive number.
Term
 Coordinate Plane 6
Definition
 A coordinate plane is formed by the intersection of a horizontal number line and a vertical number line.
Term
 Integers 6
Definition
 The set of whole numbers and their opposites.
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 Negative Numbers 6
Definition
 Numbers that are less than 0. They are on the left and bottom of a coordinate plane.
Term
 Opposites 6
Definition
 Two numbers that are the same distance from 0 on a number line, but on opposite sides of 0.
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 Origin 6
Definition
 The point or ordered pair (0,0), where the horizontal and vertical number lines intersect in a coordinate plane.
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 Positive Numbers 6
Definition
 Numbers that are greater than 0. They are on the right and top of a coordinate plane.
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