# Essential Math Vocabulary:Algebra﻿

We've got your number! Mastering essential vocabulary is a prime factor in understanding mathematical concepts and processes. This collection covers topics from arithmetic to algebra, making success in any math course as easy as pi!
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1. axis
a straight line through a body or figure
2. binomial
a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms
3. coefficient
a constant number that serves as a measure of some property
4. constant
a quantity that does not vary
5. coordinate
a number that identifies a position relative to an axis
6. domain
a set of possible values of the independent variable
7. equation
a mathematical statement that two expressions are the same
8. exponential
a function in which an independent variable is a power
9. expression
a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement
10. factor
any of numbers that form a product when multiplied together
11. factorization
breaking down an integer or polynomial into its divisors
12. function
a mathematical relation associating elements between sets
13. graph
a visual representation of the relations between quantities
14. inequality
relation showing that two quantities have different values
15. intercept
the point at which a line intersects a coordinate axis
16. intersect
meet or cross at a point; overlap
17. linear
involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree
18. parabola
a curve formed by an object thrown in the air and falling
19. polynomial
a mathematical function that is the sum of a number of terms
any of the four areas into which a plane is divided
of or relating to the second power
22. range
the set of values that is the output of a function
23. simplify
reduce the form of a mathematical equation or expression
24. slope
the property of a line that departs from the horizontal
25. variable
a quantity that can assume any of a set of values
Created on July 1, 2021