Math Glossary |
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z Edge - A line that joins a polygon or the line (edge) where two faces meet in a 3 dimensional solid. Ellipse - An ellipse looks like a slightly flattened circle. A plane curve. Orbits take the form of ellipses. End Point - The 'point' at which a line or a curve ends. Equaliteral - All sides are equal. Equation - A statement showing the equality of two expressions usually separated by left and right signs and joined by an equals sign. Even Number - A number that can be divided or is divisible by 2. Event - Often refers to the outcome of probability. Answers questions like 'What is the probability the spinner will land on red?' Evaluate - To calculate the numerical value. Exponent - The number that gives reference to the repeated multiplication required. The exponent of 3^{4} is the 4. Expressions - Symbols that represent numbers or operations. A way of writing something that uses numbers and symbols. |