# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

Prime and Composite
Flash Cards
19
Mathematics
10/21/2015

Term
 Divisible
Definition
 capable of being divided
Term
 prime number
Definition
 a natural number greater than 1 that has no positive divisors other than 1 and itself
Term
 Composite number
Definition
 a positive integer that has at least one positive divisor other than one or the number itself
Term
 Prime factorization
Definition
 The prime factorization of a number is all of the prime numbers that multiply to create the original number
Term
 factor tree
Definition
 a tool that breaks down any number into its prime factors
Term
 Common factor
Definition
 The highest number that divides exactly into two or more numbers
Term
 Greatest Common Factor
Definition
 The greatest common factor, or GCF, is the greatest factor that divides two numbers
Term
 fraction
Definition
 a numerical quantity that is not a whole number
Term
 equivalent fractions
Definition
 different fractions that name the same number
Term
 Simplest form
Definition
 A fraction is in simplest form when the top and bottom cannot be any smaller
Term
 multiple
Definition
 having or involving several parts, elements, or members
Term
 common multiple
Definition
 a number into which each number in a given set may be evenly divided
Term
 Least Common Multiple
Definition
 the lowest quantity that is a multiple of two or more given quantities
Term
 Least common denominator
Definition
 he lowest common multiple of the denominators of several fractions
Term
 mixed number
Definition
 a number consisting of an integer and a proper fraction
Term
 Improper fraction
Definition
 a fraction in which the numerator is greater than the denominator
Term
 proper fraction
Definition
 a fraction that is less than one, with the numerator less than the denominator
Term
 terminating decimal
Definition
 a decimal that ends
Term
 Repeating decimal
Definition
 a decimal fraction in which a figure or group of figures is repeated indefinitely
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