Math Word of the Day comes from the Math Dictionary written by Mathnasium.
Sunday, September 27
A step-by-step set of instructions for performing a given task
Monday, September 28
A line from a vertex that is perpendicular to the opposite side. A figure has as many altitudes as it does angles.
Tuesday, September 29
The separation of a whole into parts for individual study.
Wednesday, September 30
Counting how many all together. The process of forming a whole.
Thursday, October 1
To come close to; be nearly the same as
Friday, October 2
A segment of a circle, laid-off on the circumference
Saturday, October 3
The amount of space inside a 2-D figure, measured in square units