# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

TAKS Vocabulary
Vocabulary Words used on TAKS
21
Mathematics
04/20/2010

Term
 MODE
Definition
 The data item that occurs most often
Term
 RANGE
Definition
 Subtract the lowest value and the highest value in a data set.
Term
 QUOTIENT
Definition
 The answer to a division problem
Term
 ISOSCELES TRIANGLE
Definition
 A triangle that has 2 congruent sides and 2 congruent angles; which are referred to as the base angles.
Term
Definition
 The part of a cirlce that starts at the center and extends to the edge. It is one half the length of the diameter
Term
 MEDIAN
Definition
 The middle number in a data set. The numbers must be arranged from least to greatest.
Term
 EQUILATERAL TRIANGLE
Definition
 A triangle that has 3 congruent sides and 3 congruent angles; each angle measures 60 degrees.
Term
 DIFFERENCE
Definition
 The answer to a subtraction problem
Term
 OCTAGON
Definition
 An 8 sided polygon
Term
 PRIME NUMBER
Definition
 A number that has exactly 2 factors, one and the number itself. For example: 2, 3, 5, 7....
Term
 PRODUCT
Definition
 The answer to a multiplication problem
Term
 OBTUSE ANGLE
Definition
 An angle that measures between 90 degrees and 180 degrees
Term
 COMPOSITE NUMBER
Definition
 A number that has more than 2 factors.
Term
 CIRCUMFERENCE
Definition
 The distance around a circle.
Term
 MEAN
Definition
 Another name for "average." You add up the numbers and then divide by the number of items there are.
Term
 SUM
Definition
Term
 ACUTE ANGLE
Definition
 An angle that measures less than 90 degrees.
Term
 RIGHT ANGLE
Definition
 An angle that measures exactly 90 degrees.
Term
 PERIMETER
Definition
 The distance around a figure. For a rectangle the formula is P = 2(L + W)
Term
 METRIC SYSTEM
Definition
 A system of measurement. Some examples are millimeter, gram, liter, milliliter, kilometer
Term
 CUSTOMARY SYSTEM
Definition
 A system of measurement. Some examples are pound, ounce, yard, mile, feet, gallon...
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