# Study the word list: maths vocabulary

Year 7 and 8 vocabulary

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 factor Factor - also called a divisor - is a whole number that divides exactly into another number. * integer An integer is a whole number. * ratio Ratio data has an absolute zero. * denominator Find the lowest denominator. * numerator A fraction has a numerator and a denominator. * decimal The decimal numeral system has ten as its base. convert Convert this fraction to a decimal. * solve The detective was able to solve the case. equation An equation is a mathematical way of showing how two things are equal. * substitution In algebra, substitution means putting numbers where the letters are. * inverse The inverse operation of addition is subtraction. * variable A variable is a letter as it can vary in value. *

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