Vocabulary Words: Test Friday, Sept. 29
evaluate-to substitute number values into an expression
addend-a number which is involved in addition; numbers being added
subtraction-the arithmetic operation of finding the difference between two quantities or number
sum-the answer to an addition problem
product-the result of two numbers being multiplied together
fraction-a number used to name a part of a group or a whole
decimals-number system, having one or more places to the right of a decimal point
whole numbers-the set of numbers that includes zero and all of the natural numbers
composite number-a natural number with more than two factors
factor pairs-any two numbers multiplied together to give you a certain number
multiple-the product of that number and any other whole number; zero is a multiple of every number
dialogue-conversation between two or more persons
metaphor-a comparison between two objects or ideas without using like or as
personification -is a figure of speech in which a thing – an idea or an animal – is given human attributes.
onomatopoeia -is a word, which imitates the natural sounds of a thing. It creates a sound effect that mimics the thing described
hyperbole-is a figure of speech that involves an exaggeration of ideas for the sake of emphasis.
alliteration -It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the same first consonant sound, occur close together in a series.
imagery means to use figurative language to represent objects, actions, and ideas in such a way that it appeals to our physical senses.
irony -is a figure of speech in which words are used in such a way that their intended meaning is different from the actual meaning of the words.
simile- is a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing similarities between two different things, using the words “like” or “as”
evaluate, addend, simile, irony, imagery, alliteration, hyperbole, subtraction, sum, product, fraction, decimals, whole numbers, composite number, factor pairs, multiple, dialogue, metaphor, personification, onomatopoeia