# Vocabulary
for Operations for

Kindergarten - Third Grade; Fourth -
Fifth Grade; Sixth Grade

Kindergarten - Third Grade

add, addition |
minus | missing |

addend |
minuend | total |

all |
exact |
sum |

amount |
instead |
subtraction |

base ten blocks |
given information |
sign |

basic facts |
equal |
plus |

between |
equivalent |
model |

both | estimate |
multiplication |

column | fact |
operations |

combine |
fewer |
place value (ones, tens…) |

commutative property |
greater than |
product |

compare |
group |
regroup |

compute |
identify |
related facts |

difference |
increase |
rounding |

digit |
least |
skip counting |

division | left overs |
solve |

double |
less |
subtract |

many |

Fourth Grade and Up

actual |
factor |
prime factorization |

adjacent |
geometric pattern |
problem |

alternative |
if….then |
property |

approximately |
infinite set |
proportion |

array |
insufficient information |
quotient |

associative property |
magic square | ratio |

at least |
multiple | remainder |

at most |
multiplication | repeating decimal |

calculate |
member |
rule |

cardinal |
multiplier |
score |

common multiple |
natural number |
statement |

composite number |
natural order |
terminate |

decimal |
place value |
times |

decimal point |
prime |
value |

determine |
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distributive property |
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dividend |
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divisor |
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extrapolate |

Sixth Grade

generalization |

scientific notation |

square root |

system |

universal set |

upper limit |

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