# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

mr.shumakers math part 2
vocabulary words
21
Mathematics
12/10/2008

## Additional Mathematics Flashcards

Term
 x-coordinate
Definition
 the first number of an ordered pair
Term
 y-axis
Definition
 the vertical number line that helps to form a coordinate plane
Term
 y-coordinate
Definition
 the second number of an order pair
Term
 coefficient
Definition
 the numberical factor of a term that contains a variable
Term
 constant
Definition
 a term without a varialbe
Term
 equivalent expressions
Definition
 expressions that have the same value reguardless of the values of the variables
Term
 like terms
Definition
 terms that contain the same variable
Term
 simplest form
Definition
 an algebraic expression which has no like terms and no parentheses
Term
 term
Definition
 a number, a variable, or a product of numbers and variables
Term
 term
Definition
 a number, a variable, or a product of numbers and variables
Term
 simplifying
Definition
 using properties to combine like terms
Term
 legs
Definition
 the two sides of a right triangle that form the right triangle
Term
 irrational
Definition
 a number that can't be expressed as A/B , where A and B are integers and B doesn't equal 0
Term
 exponent
Definition
 in a power the number of times the base is used as a factor.
Term
 pythagoream theorm
Definition
 in a right triangle the square of the length of the hypontenuse C is equal to the sum of the squares of the length of the the legs A and B
Term
Definition
 the four regions into which the two perpendicular number lines of the coordinate plane separate the plane
Term
Definition
 the symbol used to indicate a non-negative square root.
Term
 real numbers
Definition
 the set of rational numbers together with the set of irrational numbers
Term
 right triangle
Definition
 a triangle having one right angle
Term
 square root
Definition
 one of the two equal factors of a number
Term
 x-axis
Definition
 the horizontal number line that helps to form the coordinate plane
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