Basic math glossary-P
Basic math glossary-P define words beginning with the letter P
Lines that never intersect or cross one another on a plane.
A quadrilateral with two pairs of equal and parallel sides.
In a multiplication problem with at least two digits, it is the answer obtained when we multiply a digit in the first number by every digit in the other number.
A polygon with 5 sides.
Part per one hundred.
The answer obtained after a number is multiplied by a percent.
The distance around the outside of a closed figure
Lines that form 4 right angles when they meet or intersect.
The ratio of the perimeter of a circle to the diameter.
A graph that make use of pictures to display information.
. A measure of liquid capacity that is equal to 16 fluid ounces
The value of the place of a digit in a number.
A flat surface that extends forever in all directions.
A location in space represented by a dot.
A closed geometric figure with at least 3 sides.
A whole number bigger than 0.
Power of ten:
The product of multiplying ten by itself one or more times. For example, 105
is the product of multiplying 10 by itself 5 times.
= 10 × 10 × 10 × 10 × 10
In the metric system, it is a set of letters placed before a unit to form new words.
In consumer math, it is the amount owed before a payment is made
A number written as the product of its prime factors only.
A number than can be divided evenly only by one and the number itself.
Amount borrowed or invested.
. The answer to a multiplication problem
A fraction with a smaller numerator than a denominator.
two equal ratios.
A geometric instrument used to measure or draw angles.
A solid figure that has triangular sides and a base that is a polygon