Common Core alignment for vocabulary word lists include two key phrases: "Precise Meaning" and "Context."
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Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
Context: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4a, 3.4a, 4.4a, 5.4a, 6.4a, 7.4a, 8.4a, 9-10.4a, 11-12.4a
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Math Vocabulary Word List (406)
|A)||Abacus, Absolute, Abstract, Abundant, Accurate, Acre, Actual, Acute, Addition, Adjacent, Adjustment, Advance, Aggregate, Algebra, Algorithm, Align, Altitude, Amount, Amplification, Analogue, Analysis, Analytic number theory, Angle, Annulus, Apex, Application, Arc, Area, Arithmetic, Array, Ascending, Assessment, Assign, Asymmetry, Attribute, Average(s), Axiom, Axis|
|B)||Balance, Base, Basic, Benchmark, Binary|
|C)||Calculable, Calculate, Calculation, Calibration, Cardinal, Cartesian, Centigrade, Chance, Change, Chart, Circles, Circular, Circumference, Coefficient, Coherent, Column, Combination, Common, Complementary, Complementary angle, Component, Composite, Compound, Comprehensive, Computation, Computation, Compute, Computer, Concave, Concentric, Concept, Conflate, Congruent, Conjugate, Construct, Context, Continuum, Convert, Coordinate, Corollary, Correlation, Counting, Curve, Cylinder|
|D)||Data, Decimal, Declivity, Degree, Delve, Demonstrate, Denominator, Density, Design, Determine, Deviation, Devise, Diagnostic, Diagram, Diameter, Difference, Digit, Dimension, Discipline, Discover, Disorder, Distance, Distribution, Divide, Dividend, Divisibility, Division|
|E)||Effect, Element, Ellipse, Engineer, Equal, Equality, Equation, Equivalent, Error, Essential, Establish, Estimate, Evidence, Exact, Example, Exchange, Experiment, Explore, Exponent, Expression, Extent, Extract, Extrapolate|
|F)||Factor, Fahrenheit, Fibonacci sequence, Figure, Finance, Finite, Foot, Form, Formula, Fraction, Frequency, Friction, Function, Fundamental|
|G)||Gallon, Genius, Geometric, Geometry, Googol, Gram, Graph, Greater than, Grid, Gross, Group, Guesstimate|
|H)||Helix, Hypotenuse, Hypothesis|
|I)||Identify, Imaginary, Inch, Inclination, Inclusive, Indivisible, Inequality, Infinite, Information, Innumerate, Integer, Integrate, Interactive, Interest, Interpolate, Intersect, Interval, Introduce, Invalid, Inversion, Invert, Investigate, Involution, Irrational number, Irrefutable, Isoclinal, Isosceles, Iteration|
|J)||Join, Junction, Juxtapose|
|L)||Lateral, Latitude, Length, Li, Limit, Linear, Lines, Logarithm, Logic, Longitude|
|M)||Magnetic, Magnitude, Margin, Mathematician, Mathematics, Matrix, Mean, Measure, Median, Memory, Meter, Method, Metric, Mile, Minus, Mixed number, Mode, Model, Motivate, Motivation, Multiple, Multiplication, Multiply|
|N)||Negative, Net, Notation, Number, Numeral, Numeric|
|O)||Object, Oblique, Obtuse, Octagon, Octahedron, Operation, Optimism, Order, Ordinal, Origin, Outcome, Outstanding|
|P)||Parallel, Parallelogram, Parity, Partition, Pattern, Percent, Percentage, Perimeter, Permutation, Perpendicular, Physics, Pi, Point, Polygon, Polynomial, Portion, Position, Positive, Power, Practice, Practicum, Pre-calculus, Precise, Predict, Premise, Prime, Principle, Prism, Probability, Problem, Procedure, Process, Programming, Projection, Proof, Properties, Proportion, Puzzle, Pythagorean|
|Q)||Quadrant, Quadratic, Quadrilateral, Qualitative, Quantity, Quantum, Question, Quick, Quincunx, Quotient|
|R)||Radius, Random, Range, Rank, Ranking, Rate, Ratio, Ratiocination, Rational, Reasoning, Reciprocal, Recognition, Record, Rectangular, Regular polygon, Relationship, Relevance, Repetition, Replacement, Represent, Resilient, Resistance, Review, Rhomboid, Rhombus, Root, Rotation, Rule|
|S)||Scalar, Scale, Scale factor, Scalene, Scientific notation, Second, Secondary, Segment, Sequence, Shape, Significant, Similar, Similarities, Simple, Simulate, Sine wave, Single, Skill, Solution, Solve, Spatial, Spectrum, Speculation, Sphere, Split, Square, Square root, Squared, Standard System, Statistics, Stochastic, Strategy, Stress, Subset, Subtraction, Supplementary, Survey, Symbols, Symmetry, System, System|
|T)||Technique, Tertiary, Test, Testing, Theorem, Theory, Three-dimensional, Tier, Trajectory, Transformation, Trend, Triangle|
|U)||Underestimate, Understanding, Unit, Universe, Unknown|
|V)||Valid, Value, Variable, Variety, Vertical, Volume|
|W)||Wave, Weigh, Weight, Whole number, Work, Wrong|
|Z)||Zeal, Zero, Zero pair, Zest, Zeta function, Zigzag, Zone|
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1. Research information relating to one or more of the following mathematicians:
Euler, Gauss, Godel, Grothendieck, Nash, Ramanujan, Riemann, Selberg, and Turing
2, What information do you know about Pascal's Triangle?
3. Why is the name Pythagoras familiar?
Leonardo Fibonacci, sometimes called Leonardo of Pisa, was a thirteenth-century Italian mathematician. He was instrumental in bringing the Arabic numbering system to Europe to replace the use of Roman numerals. He is also remembered for a series of numbers that now bears his name. The Fibonacci sequence starts with 1. 1 and each subsequent number is the sum of the two previous numbers. The first ten numbers in the Fibonacci series are: 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55
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