**Math ABC Book**

Common Ratio

Def:The fixed number used to find terms in a geometric sequence.

Distributive Property

Def: To distribute a number on the outside to the other numbers within the parenthesis.

Absolute Value

Def: The distance that a number is from zero on the number line.

Binomial

Def: an algebraic expression that consists of two terms.

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(Communitive Property)

Exponent

Def: a number that shows related multiplication

(Trinomial Equation)

F.O.I.L

Def: First

Outside

Inside

Last

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Greatest Common Factor

Def: The highest number that divides exactly into two or more different numbers

Hexagon

Def: a plane figure with six straight sides and angles, looks like an octogon.

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Inequality

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Joint Variation

Kite

Mean

Def: The average

Def: Joint variation is the same as direct variation with two or more quantities.

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def: an algebraic equation that is not equal to zero.

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def: A 4-sided flat shape with straight sides that,

has two pairs of sides, and each pair is made of two adjacent sides (they meet) that are equal in length.

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perimeter

Linear Equation

Def: A linear equation is an algebraic equation in which each term is a constant and makes a line.

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Number Line

def: a line of numbers that are marked at intervals, used to illustrate simple numerical operations.

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Origin

Def: the point or place where something begins.

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Parabola

Def:is the curve formed from all the points

Quadratic Equation

def: the formula: ax2 + bx + c = 0

Radicals

def: the sign of a square root

System of Equations

def: a line right down the middle of a parabola.

Trinomial

def: algebraic expression that consists of three terms.

Undefined

def:not clear

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**Vertex**

def: where two lines meet

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Whole Number

def: a number without fractions; an integer.

X-intercept

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def:the x-intercepts are where the graph crosses the x-axis

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Zero Slope

def: pretty self explanatory.

Y-intercept

def:where the line crosses the y-axis

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