Mathematical Vocabulary

Mathematical Vocabulary

Be Precise

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Be Precise

Watch the video of Carlos and Jan talking precisely about the vocabulary of expressions.

Discuss the following questions.

  • How did they become more precise in their language as they discussed the math words?
  • Can you give a more precise definition for any of the math words Carlos and Jan were discussing?

VIDEO: Mathematical Practice 6

Hint:

Did you take notes about the words discussed in the video: term ,coefficient ,exponent ,variable , andconstant ?

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