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A ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition abscissa the x value of a coordinate (x, y) absolute maximum the highest point on a curve within the natural or given domain absolute minimum the lowest point on a curve within the natural or given domain absolute value the absolute value makes a negative number positive, leaving positive [...]

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C ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition C Roman Numeral for 100 calculate to work out an answer capacity  liquid amount a container can hold. Usually measured in litres, millilitres or cubic centimetres (cc) cardinal number the number which shows how many things are in a set or group. eg if there were 2 maths books [...]

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D ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition D Roman Numeral for 500 decagon a polygon with 10 sides denominator the bottom part of a fraction dice Usually a cube with the numbers 1 through to 6 on it, used most commonly in games die singular for dice. A cube shape with numbers used often in games [...]

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E ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition effective rate of interest compares a reducible rate to a flat rate of interest $$E=\frac{(1+r)^n-1}{n}$$ where: E = effective flat rate, r = reducible rate as a decimal, n = length of loanWhen comparing a flat rate then we use this formula to approximate the effective interest: $$r=\frac{2nR}{n+1}$$ where: [...]

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F ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition face value the original value the shares were worth when first released factor a whole number that fits into another number exactly factorial denoted by ! the product of all positive integers less than or equal to  the number. 5 factorial would be written as 5! = 5 × 4 × 3 × [...]

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G ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition gradient slope of a line, m = rise/run greater than > greater than or equal to ≥ gross  a dozen dozen = 12 x 12 = 144 gross wage the total wage before any deductions are taken out. Total earnings ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ#

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H ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition half life the time it takes for a substance to decay to half its original weight happy number a positive integer whose digits, when squared, add to 1 23 ==> 22 + 32 = 4 + 9 = 13 ==> 12 + 32 = 1 + 9 = 10 [...]

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I ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition I Roman Numeral for 1 included angle the angle between two given sides. Theta is the the included angle between side a and side c independent variable variable plotted on the horizontal axis and is manipulated to see what effects it causes in the dependent variable, plotted on [...]

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J ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition jump discontinuity: also know as step discontinuity. A discontinuity in a graph where it jumps from one piece to another in a compound graph. ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ#

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K ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ# Term Definition kg abbreviation for kilogram kilo prefix for 1000 and short for kilogram kilogram unit of measurement for weight. One kilogram = 1000 grams. There are 1000kg in one tonne, and one litre of water weighs one kilogram kilometre unit of length equal to 1000 metres kite a quadrilateral with [...]

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