Basic math glossaryO
Basic math glossaryO define words beginning with the letter O
Oblique angle: An angle that is not a right angle, which means the angle can be acute or obtuse.
Obtuse angle: An angle whose measure is bigger than 90 degrees.
Obtuse triangle: A triangle with one obtuse angle.
Octagon : A polygon with 8 sides and 8 angles.
Negative number: A number that is less than 0.
Odd number: A number that cannot be divided evenly by 2.
Open statement: Also known as open sentence, it is an equation that is neither true or false. For example, n + 6 = 9 is an open statement because we do not know n. Therefore, we have no clue if it is true or false
Order: Sequence from smallest to largest.
Ordered pair: The x and y values that give the location of point in a coordinate system.
Origin: The point where the xaxis and the yaxis intersect with coordinates (0,0).
Ounce:. A unit of weight equal to 1/16 of a pound
Buy a comprehensive geometric formulas ebook. All geometric formulas are explained with well selected word problems.


Need a math tutor?
Get an answer in 10 minutes or less from a math expert!
Justanswer features topnotch math experts handpicked by personnel after they have taken and
passed a rigourous math test and after their
credentials have been verified by a third party
Most math experts have bachelor's or master's degree in math or a related field