# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

Intro Data Science
Block 4
43
Mechanical Engineering
02/14/2018

Term
 acute angle
Definition
 An angle with a measure less than 90°.
Term
Definition
 To combine, put together two or more quantities
Term
Definition
Term
Definition
 Problems that ask how much more (or less) one amount is than another.
Term
 algorithm
Definition
 A step-by-step method for computing.
Term
 angle
Definition
 Two rays that share an endpoint.
Term
 angle measure
Definition
 The measure of the size of an angle. It tells how far one side is turned from the other side. A one degree angle turns through 1/360 of a full circle.
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 arc
Definition
 Part of a circle between any two of its points.
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 area
Definition
 The measure, in square units, of the inside of a plane figure.
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 area model
Definition
 A model of multiplication that shows each place value product.
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 array
Definition
 An arrangement of objects in equal rows.
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Definition
 Changing the grouping of three or more addends does not change the sum.
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 Associative Property of Multiplication
Definition
 Changing the grouping of three or more factors does not change the product.
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 attribute
Definition
 A characteristic of an object, such as color, shape, size, etc.
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 benchmark fraction
Definition
 Fractions that are commonly used for estimation.
Term
 capacity
Definition
 Capacity refers to the amount of liquid a container can hold.
Term
 centimeter (cm)
Definition
 A metric unit of length equal to 0.01 of a meter.
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 circle
Definition
 A plane figure with all points the same distance from a fixed point called a center.
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 classify
Definition
 To sort into categories or to arrange into groups by attributes.
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 common denominator
Definition
 For two or more fractions, a common denominator is a commonmultiple of the denominators.
Term
Definition
 Changing the order of the addends does not change the sum.
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 Commutative Property of Multiplication
Definition
 Changing the order of the factors does not change the product.
Term
 compare
Definition
 To decide if one number is greater than, less than, or equal to.
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 compose
Definition
 To put together components or basic elements.
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 composite number
Definition
 A number greater than 0 that has more than two different factors.
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 congruent
Definition
 Having exactly the same size and shape.
Term
 cup (c)
Definition
 A customary unit of capacity.1 cup = 8 fluid ounces.
Term
 customary system
Definition
 A system of measurement used in the U.S. The system includesunits for measuring length, capacity, and weight.
Term
 data
Definition
 A collection of information gathered for a purpose. Data may be in the form of either words or numbers.
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 decimal
Definition
 A number with one or more digits to the right of a decimal point.
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 decimal notation
Definition
 A number containing a decimal point.
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 decimal point
Definition
 A dot (.) separating the whole number from the fraction in decimal notation.
Term
 decompose
Definition
 To separate into components or basic elements.
Term
 degree (angle measure)
Definition
 A unit for measuring angles. Based on dividing one complete circle into 360 equal parts.
Term
 denominator
Definition
 The quantity below the line in a fraction. It tells how many equal parts are in the whole.
Term
 digit
Definition
 Any of the symbols 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9.
Term
 difference
Definition
 The amount that remains after one quantity is subtracted from another.
Term
 Distributive Property
Definition
 When one of the factors of a product is a sum, multiplying each addend before adding does not change the product.
Term
 divide
Definition
 To separate into equal groups and find the number in each group or the number of groups.
Term
 dividend
Definition
 A number that is divided by another number.
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 divisor
Definition
 The number by which another number is divided.
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 endpoint
Definition
 A point at either end of a line segment, or a point at one end of a ray.
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 equal
Definition
 Having the same value.
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