There are 4 basic operations. The graphic organizer below shows what these operations are along with some other important terms.
Addends: the numbers being added.
Sum: the answer to the addition problem.
Minuend: the number you are subtracting from.
Subtrahend: the number that is to be subtracted from the minuend.
Difference : the answer to the subtraction problem.
Factors: the numbers being multiplied.
Product: the answer to the multiplication problem.
Dividend: the number you need to divide.
Divisor: the number you will use to divide.
Quotient: the answer to the division problem.
Remainder: a leftover when the dividend could not be divided evenly.