# Flashcards - Working with Real Numbers

Flashcards - Working with Real Numbers
1/17 (missed) 0 0
Create Your Account To Continue Studying

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
identity
In psychology, sociology, anthropology and philosophy, identity is the conception, qualities, beliefs, and expressions that make a person or group
Got it
distributive property
In abstract algebra and formal logic, the distributive property of binary operations generalizes the distributive law from elementary algebra
Got it
commutative property
In mathematics, a binary operation is commutative if changing the order of the operands does not change the result
Got it
place value
Positional notation or place-value notation is a method of representing or encoding numbers
Got it
division
Division is one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, the others being addition, subtraction, and multiplication
Got it
value
A-Values are numerical values used in the determination of the most stable orientation of atoms in a molecule , as well as a general representation of steric bulk
Got it
rational
Rationality is the quality or state of being reasonable, based on facts or reason
Got it
irrational
In mathematics, an irrational number is a real number that cannot be expressed as a ratio of integers, i
Got it

or choose a specific lesson: See all lessons in this chapter
17 cards in set
Front
Back
irrational
In mathematics, an irrational number is a real number that cannot be expressed as a ratio of integers, i
rational
Rationality is the quality or state of being reasonable, based on facts or reason
value
A-Values are numerical values used in the determination of the most stable orientation of atoms in a molecule , as well as a general representation of steric bulk
division
Division is one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, the others being addition, subtraction, and multiplication
place value
Positional notation or place-value notation is a method of representing or encoding numbers
commutative property
In mathematics, a binary operation is commutative if changing the order of the operands does not change the result
distributive property
In abstract algebra and formal logic, the distributive property of binary operations generalizes the distributive law from elementary algebra
identity
In psychology, sociology, anthropology and philosophy, identity is the conception, qualities, beliefs, and expressions that make a person or group
fractions
A fraction represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts
number line
In basic mathematics, a number line is a picture of a graduated straight line that serves as abstraction for real numbers, denoted by
golden ratio
In mathematics, two quantities are in the golden ratio if their ratio is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger of the two quantities
order of operations
In mathematics and computer programming, the order of operations is a collection of rules that define which procedures to perform first in order to evaluate a given mathematical expression
Positive numbers
In mathematics, the concept of sign originates from the property of every non-zero real number to be positive or negative
Signed numbers
In computing, signed number representations are required to encode negative numbers in binary number systems
cube root
In mathematics, a cube root of a number x is a number such that a3 = x
A leading zero is any 0 digit that comes before the first nonzero digit in a number string in positional notation
real numbers
In mathematics, a real number is a value that represents a quantity along a line

To unlock this flashcard set you must be a Study.com Member.