# Shared Flashcard Set

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Math Unit 3
Linear Equations
30
Mathematics
10/22/2010

Term
 absolute value
Definition
 the distance a number is from zero on the number line.
Term
 l -4 l = 4 and l 3 l = 3
Definition
 aboslute value
Term
Definition
 adding the same number to each side of an equation produces an equivalent equation
Term
Definition
 two numbers that when added together equal 0.
Term
 algebraic expression
Definition
 a math phrase involving at least one variable
Term
 equation
Definition
 a math sentence that contains an equals sign
Term
 evaluate an algebraic expression
Definition
 to perform operations to obtain a single number or value
Term
 inequality
Definition
 a math sentence that contains the symbols <, >, <, or >
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 inverse operation
Definition
 pairs of operations that undo each other. example + is inverse operations to -
Term
 l l
Definition
 absolute value bars
Term
 <
Definition
 less than
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 >
Definition
 greater than
Term
 <
Definition
 less than or equal to
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 >
Definition
 greater than or equal to
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 sum  plus add in addition to more than greater than increased by in excess of in all
Definition
 +
Term
 difference minus subtract taken from less than decreased by reduced by diminished fewer than
Definition
 -
Term
 product times multiplied by percent of each
Definition
 X
Term
 quotient divided by per a fraction line half seperated
Definition
 /
Term
 quantity
Definition
 ( )
Term
 equal is was will be result
Definition
 =
Term
Definition
 x2
Term
Definition
 x3
Term
 variable
Definition
 a letter or symbol used to represent a number
Term
 solve
Definition
 identify the value that when substituted for the variable makes the equation a true statement
Term
 multiplicative inverses
Definition
 two numbers that when multiplied together equal 1
Term
 solution
Definition
 the value or values of a variable that make an equation a true statement
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 multiplication property of equality
Definition
 multiplying both sides of an equation by the same number produces an equivalent expression
Term
 linear equation in one variable
Definition
 an equation that can be written in the form ax+b=c
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 like terms
Definition
 monomials that have the same variable raised to the same power. only coefficients of terms can be different
Term
 Who is the smartest girl in the world?
Definition
 Sandra Akinde!!!!
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