Monday, September 10, 2007

Did you know.....

  • is, is equal to, equals, the same MEANS =
  • of, the product, times, multiple, multiplied by MEANS x or ∙
  • add, more than, plus, sum, increased by, added to, more MEANS +
  • subtract, less than, minus, difference, decreased by, less MEANS -
  • divide, divided by, the quotient MEANS ÷
  • double, twice, twice as much MEANS 2x or 2 ∙
  • half, half of, half as much MEANS ½ x or ½ ∙

A great math dictionary to use for preparing for the GED test is Usborne Illustrated Math Dictionary. It is a great bargain and less than $15.