# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

MATH 1350-Ch 1
Review & Vocabualry
23
Education
01/28/2013

Term
 George Polya's Problem Solving Steps
Definition
 1. Understand the problem2. Develope a plan3. Carry out the plan4. Look back
Term
 Three Learning Styles
Definition
 AuditoryVisualKinetic
Term
 6 Problem Solving Strategies
Definition
 1. Guess and Check2. Draw Picture3. Use a Variable4. Look for a Pattern5. Make a List6. Simpler Problem
Term
 Exercise
Definition
 apply ROUTINE procedure to arrive at an answer
Term
 Problem
Definition
 solve, pause, reflect, take ORIGINAL step never used to find answer
Term
 Cryptarithm
Definition
 collection of words where letters represent numbers
Term
 Strategy
Definition
 artful means to an end
Term
 Tetromino
Definition
 shape of 4 squares, must be touching on at least one side
Term
 Variable/Unknown
Definition
 letters used in place of numbers
Term
 Equation
Definition
 sentence involving numbers or symbols where the verb is "equals"
Term
 Solution
Definition
 a value of the variable that makes the equation true
Term
 Solve Equation
Definition
 to find a solution
Term
 Pascal's Triangle
Definition
 1 1 1 2 1 1 3 3 11 4 6 4 1
Term
 Sequence
Definition
 pattern of numbers in a particular order
Term
 Terms
Definition
 individual numbers in a sequence
Term
 Counting Numbers
Definition
 give rise to many sequence
Term
 Ellipsis
Definition
 three periods meaning "so on" ...
Term
 Even Numbers
Definition
 {2,4,6,8}
Term
 Odd Numbers
Definition
 {1,3,5,7}
Term
 Square Numbers
Definition
 {1,4,9,16}
Term
 Powers of 3
Definition
 {1,3,32,33}
Term
 Fiboracci Sequence
Definition
 {1,1,2,3,4,8}after the two 1s, each term is sum of two preceding terms
Term
 Inductive Reasoning
Definition
 used to draw conclusion or make prediction about a large collection based on a smaller collection.
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