Mathematical Terminology, Concepts & Notation


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What does this symbol represent?

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1. What is a fraction?

2. What does this symbol mean?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Demonstrate your mastery of basic mathematics using this quiz and corresponding worksheet. You will be tested on your ability to define main terms and solve simple problems.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In order to successfully complete this quiz, you must be prepared to do the following:

  • Identify mathematical symbols
  • Explain what a fraction is
  • Solve basic math problems

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what a fraction is
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve sample problems
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about math symbols

Additional Learning

Delve deeper into the world of mathematics by using the lesson titled Mathematical Terminology, Concepts & Notation. You will learn the following information:

  • A comparison of math to a foreign language
  • A review of basic math symbols and their meanings
  • Definitions and examples of exponents, radicals and variables