What is a Constant in Math? - Definition & Overview


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Identify the constants in the following expression: 4x - 2y.

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1. Identify the constants in the following expression: 4xy - 6x + 3z.

2. Identify the constants in the following expression: 3x - 10xyz + 32xy - 4y.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Constants are helpful to be familiar with in mathematics, and this quiz/worksheet will help you assess your understanding of their identification and application.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on problems involving:

  • The definition of a constant
  • Operators
  • The identification of constants

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving the identification of constants
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define a constant
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding operators

Additional Learning

To learn more about constants, review the accompanying lesson, What is a Constant in Math? This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Mathematically define constant
  • Know what operators are
  • Define variables
  • Understand how to read constants