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 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 Radius - A line segment from the center of a circle to any point on the circle. Or the line from the center of a spere to any point on the outside edge of the sphere. The radius is the distance from the center of a circle/sphere to the outside edge. Ratio - The relation between to quantities. Ratios can be expressed in words, fractions, decimals or percents. E.g., the ratio given when a team wins 4 out of 6 games can be said a 4:6 or four out of six or 4/6. Ray - A straight line with one endpoint. The line extends infinitely. Range - The difference between the maximum and the minimum in a set of data. Rectangle - A parallelogram which has four right angles. Repeating Decimal - A decimal with endlessly repeating digits. E.g., 88 divided by 33 will give a 2.6666666666666 Reflection - A mirror image of a shape or an object. Obtained from flipping the image/object. Remainder - The number that is left over when the number cannot be divided evenly into the number. Right Angle - An angle that is 90°. Right Triangle - A triangle having one angle equal to 90°. Rhombus - A parallelogram with four equal sides, sides are all the same length.

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