# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

measures & words
memorization
42
Mathematics
06/05/2007

Term
 difference
Definition
Term
 change measures from smaller to larger by
Definition
 dividing
Term
 in all
Definition
Term
 twelve inches equals (12 in.)
Definition
 one foot (1 ft.)
Term
 three feet equals (3 ft.)
Definition
 one yard (1 yd.)
Term
 the answer to a multiplication problem is the
Definition
 product
Term
 the answer to a division problem is the
Definition
 quotient
Term
 thirty-six inches equals (36 in.)
Definition
 one yard (1 yd.)
Term
 3 yds. = ____ ft.
Definition
 9 ft.
Term
 24 ft. = _____ yd.
Definition
 8 yd.
Term
 3 ft. = _____ in.
Definition
 3 ft. = 36 in.
Term
 1 yd. = ______ ft.
Definition
 1 yd. = 3 ft.
Term
 1 ft. = ______ in.
Definition
 1 ft. = 12 in.
Term
 1 ton = ________ lbs.
Definition
 1 ton = 2000 lbs.
Term
 1 mi. = ________________ ft.
Definition
 1 mile = 5,280 ft.
Term
 1 lb. = ________ oz.
Definition
 1 lb. = 16 oz.
Term
 to change a larger measure to a smaller measure you
Definition
 multiply
Term
 to average numbers you
Definition
Term
 the five steps in division are
Definition
 1.divide, 2.multiply, 3.subtract, 4.compare, 5.bring down
Term
 the denominator of a fraction tells
Definition
 how many parts the object is divided into
Term
 to change a smaller measure to a larger measure
Definition
 divide
Term
 to check division you
Definition
 multiply the quotient by the divisor and add the remainder
Term
 1 meter = ______ cm.
Definition
 1 meter = 100 cm. (centimeters)
Term
 1 kilometer = _______ meters
Definition
 1 kilometer = 1000 meters
Term
 4 quarts = ________ gallon
Definition
 4 quarts = 1 gallon
Term
 8 fluid ounces = ______ cup
Definition
 8 fluid ounces = 1 cup
Term
 kilo
Definition
 1000
Term
 hecto
Definition
 100
Term
 deca
Definition
 10
Term
 deci
Definition
 1/10
Term
 centi
Definition
 1/100
Term
 milli
Definition
 1/1000
Term
 numbers being multiplied are
Definition
 factors ( 2 X 5 = 10 ) 2 and 5 are factors 10 is the product.
Term
 when adding and subtracting fractions with a common denominator, the ________________ stays the same
Definition
 the denominator stays the same
Term
 the top number in a fraction is the
Definition
 numerator
Term
 1 week - _______ days
Definition
 1 week = 7 days
Term
 1 century = _________ years
Definition
 1 century = 100 years
Term
 1 year = _____________ months
Definition
 1 year = 12 months
Term
 1 year = ___________days
Definition
 1 year = 365 days
Term
 1 leap year = _________ days
Definition
 1 leap year = 366 days
Term