Basic algebra terms you need to know are constants, variables, coefficients, terms, expressions, equations and quadratic equations. These are some algebra vocabulary that will be useful.

**Algebra Vocabulary Words for Kids**

Following are some basic words related to algebra with their brief definitions:

**Angle:**The space between two lines or surfaces that meet, measured in degrees**Area:**The size of a surface, that you can calculate by multiplying the length by the width**Absolute****value**: a real number regardless of its sign**Additive****inverse**: one of a pair of numbers whose sum is zero**Axis**: axis line through a body or figure**Binomial**: a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms**Coefficient**: a constant number that serves as a measure of some property**Constant**: a number representing a quantity with a fixed value**Capacity:**The amount that a container or space can hold**Commutative Property:**The numbers on which we operate can be moved or swapped from their position without making any difference to the answer**Circumference:**The distance round a circle or something circular**Coordinates:**One of the two sets of numbers and/or letters that are used for finding the position of a point on a map, graph, computer screen**Composite:**Consisting of different parts or materials**Congruent:**Having exactly the same size and shape**Coordinate****system**: a system that uses coordinates to establish position**Cube****root**: a number when multiplied three times equals a given number**Derive**: reason by deduction, establish by deduction**Domain**: a set of possible values of the independent variables**Formula**: A group of statement that makes a mathematical statement**Factor**: resolve into numbers that form a product when multiplied**Finite**: bounded in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent**Exponent**: notation of how many times to multiply a quantity by itself

**Equation**: a mathematical statement that two expressions are the same**Estimation:**A guess or calculation about the cost, size, value**Expression**: a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement**Function**: a mathematical associating elements between sets**Fraction**: quotient of two rational numbers**Geometric****series**: a geometric progression written as a sum**Graph**: a visual representation of the relations between quantities**Integer**: any natural number or its negative, or zero**Inequality:**Disparity of distribution or opportunity**Intersect**: the point at which a line intersects a coordinate axis**Linear****equation**: a polynomial equation of the first degree**Logarithm**: the exponent required to produce a given number**Line Segment:**A piece or part of a line having two endpoints**Matrix**: an array of quantities set out by rows and columns**Mean:**The arithmetic average of a set of given numbers**Median:**Is the middle score in a set of given numbers**Mode:**Is the most frequently occurring score in a set of given numbers**Multiples:**A number that can be divided by another number without any remainder**Natural Numbers:**The positive integers whole numbers 1, 2, 3, etc., and sometimes zero as well.**Operation**: a calculation by mathematical methods**Obtuse Angle:**An angle between 90° and 180°**Parabola**: a curve formed by an object thrown in the air and falling**Perimeter:**The circumference of any plane area**Percentage:**The number, amount, rate, etc. Of something, expressed as if it is part of a total which is a hundred; a part or share of a whole**Plane:**Is the two-dimensional analogue of a point (zero dimensions), a line (one dimension) and three-dimensional space

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