NOTES

Chapter 10 Vocabulary:

Area- The area of a figure is the number of square units needed to cover the figure.
            Example in glossary of your book.

Perimeter- The perimeter of a polygon is the distance around the sides of the polygon.
             Example in glossary of your book.







MIDTERM REVIEW: STUDY THE FOLLOWING...

 Solving an expression when given x

Solving problems with mixed operations (Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, etc.)

GCF
LCM
Prime Numbers
Equal parts of figures, writing fractions
Writing fractions in simplest formSimplifying fractions using operations
Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers
Writing mixed numbers as an improper fraction
Dividing fractions
Dividing Mixed Numbers
Solving Proportions
Writing Ratios
Writing Proportions
Finding a percent of a given number
Percent Increase/Decrease
Simplifying Exponents [EX. 5.52 x 10-4]
Absolute Value
Writing Scientific Notation
Writing Expressions
Solving Equations

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 Chapter 8: Algebraic Problem Solving

Variable - a variable is a letter used to represent one or more numbers; Example: In the expression 2x+3, the letter "x" is a variable.

Equation - an equation is a statement that is formed by placing an equals sign between two expressions. Example: The statement 10=2x+3 is an equation

Algebraic Expression - An algebraic expression consists of numbers, variables, and operations to be performed. Example: 7p+2.50

Evaluate - To evaluate an expression is to find the value of an expression by replacing each variable with a given value, and simplifying the result.

Solve - To solve means to find the value of the variable that makes the equation true.

One-Step Equation - solving an equation that requires only one operation is called a one-step equation.