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Sep 12, 2019

Repeating Decimal - Definition and Examples

What is a repeating decimal ? A repeating decimal is a decimal in which ...

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Sep 12, 2019

Reflex Angle - Definition and Examples

What is a reflex angle in geometry ? Definition and examples.

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Sep 11, 2019

Tree Diagram - Definition and Examples

What is a tree diagram ? A tree diagram is a connected, branching ...

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Sep 10, 2019

Converse of a Conditional Statement - Definition and Examples

What is the converse of a conditional statement ? The converse of a conditional statement is

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Sep 10, 2019

Scale Factor in Math - Definition and Examples

What is a scale factor ? In math, a scale factor indicates ...

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Sep 10, 2019

Hypotenuse Definition

What is an hypotenuse ? Definition and examples. We can define hypotenuse in geometry as ...

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Sep 10, 2019

Alternate Exterior Angles Definition and Examples

What are alternate exterior angles ? Alternate exterior angles are angles ...

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Sep 04, 2019

Equally Likely Outcomes - Definition and Examples

What does equally likely mean ?

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Sep 04, 2019

Definition of Transversal in Geometry and Examples

What is transversal in geometry ? Are transversal lines perpendicular? A transversal is a ...

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Sep 04, 2019

Denominate Number - Definition and Examples

What is a denominate number ? A denominate number is a number ...

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Sep 04, 2019

What is a Prime Factorization ? Definition and Examples

Learn how to write prime factorization by making a factor tree

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Aug 19, 2019

What does Average Mean ? Definition and Examples

What does average mean ? The average is a single number used to represent ...

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Aug 12, 2019

Crystal Clear Way to Define Angle

Here is how to define angle the easiest way possible. An angle is ...

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Aug 12, 2019

Arithmetic Sequence - Definition ans Examples

What is an arithmetic sequence ? An arithmetic sequence is a number pattern ...

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Aug 10, 2019

Associative Property - Definition and Examples

What is the associative property ? The associative property means that changing ...

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Aug 08, 2019

Definition of Arithmetic Mean and Examples

What is arithmetic mean ? An arithmetic mean of a set of numbers is ...

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Aug 05, 2019

Celsius Scale Definition

What is a Celsius scale ? The Celsius temperature scale is used to measure ...

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Jul 24, 2019

Alternate Interior Angles - Definition and Examples

What are alternate interior angles ? Alternate interior angles are angles ...

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Jul 23, 2019

Chinese Tangram - Definition and Examples

What is a Chinese tangram ? A Chinese tangram is a mathematical ...

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Jul 22, 2019

Adjacent Angles - Definition and Examples

What are adjacent angles ? Adjacent angles are tow angles in a plane that ...

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Jul 17, 2019

Addition Sentence - Definition and Examples

What is an addition sentence ? An addition sentence is a number sentence ...

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Jul 17, 2019

What are Equivalent Fractions ? Definition and Examples

What are equivalent fractions ? Equivalent fractions are fractions that name ...

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Jul 16, 2019

What is an Outlier ? Definition and Examples

What does outlier mean ? An outlier is a data value that is much ...

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Jul 14, 2019

What are Significant Figures in Measurement ? Definition and Examples

Significant figures, also called significant digits, are digits that represent ...

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Jul 14, 2019

Thousandth - Definition and Examples

What is a thousandth ? A thousandth is one of the ...

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Jul 10, 2019

Fraction or Ratio in Simplest Form

A fraction or ratio in simplest is a common fraction or ratio with a greatest common factor of ...

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Jul 09, 2019

Skew Lines - Definition and Examples

What are skew lines? Skew lines are lines in space that are not in the same ...

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Jul 08, 2019

Definition of Digit and Examples

In a numeration system, a digit is a basic symbol ...

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Jul 07, 2019

Mode of a Set of Data - Definition and Examples

The mode of a set of data is the number that occurs ...

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Jul 07, 2019

Order of Opertions - Definition and Examples

The order of operations is an order mathematicians have agreed upon ...

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Jul 06, 2019

What is a Bar Graph ? Definition and Examples

What is a bar graph ? A bar graph is a kind of graph that we use to compare...

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Jul 03, 2019

Definition of Terms in Math

What are terms in mathematics? Definition and examples of the word term.

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Jan 09, 2019

What Does Divisible Mean? Definition and Examples

What does divisible mean ? A number is divisible by another number if ...

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Jan 09, 2019

How Big is 1 Foot ? Definition and Examples

What is 1 foot ? 1 foot is a unit of length in the customary ...

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Jan 09, 2019

What is the Commutative Property ? Definition and Examples

What is the commutative property ? The commutative property ...

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Jan 08, 2019

Cube Root - Definition and Examples

What is the cube root of a number ? The cube root of a number is ...

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Jan 08, 2019

Perfect Square Number - Definition and Examples

What is a perfect square number ? A perfect square number is a number ...

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Jan 02, 2019

How big is a kilogram ? Definition and Examples

What is a kilogram ? In the metric system, a kilogram is ...

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Jan 02, 2019

Definition of Fraction - Examples and Explanations

Definition of fraction - What is the best way to define a fraction?

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Jan 01, 2019

What is a Radius ? Definition and Examples

What is a radius ? The radius of a circle or sphere is any line segment ...

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Dec 25, 2018

What is Absolute Value ? Definition and Examples

What is absolute value ? The absolute value of a number is ...

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Dec 25, 2018

Angles of Elevation and Depression - Definition and Examples

Angles of elevation and depression. Suppose a person on the ground ...

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Dec 25, 2018

What is a Proper Fraction ? Definition and Examples

What is a proper fraction ? A proper fraction is a fraction that has ...

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Dec 24, 2018

Ray in Geometry - Definition and Examples

What is a ray in math ? In math, a ray is part of a line that has ...

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Dec 24, 2018

What does withdrawal mean in math ?

What does withdrawal mean in math ? In math, a withdrawal is ...

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Dec 24, 2018

What is a Natural Number -Definition and Examples

What is a natural number ? A natural number is a number that ...

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Dec 24, 2018

Opposite of a Number - Definition and Examples

What is the opposite of a number ? The opposite of a number is ...

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Dec 24, 2018

What is a Number Line ? Definition and Examples

What is a number line ? A number line is a line, or line segment, or ...

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Dec 23, 2018

What is a Yard ? Definition and Examples

What is a yard ? A yard is a unit of length in the customary system of measurement that is equal to ...

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