5th GRADE MATH ACHIEVEMENT TEST

VOCABULARY

 

The following are words, phrases related to the 5th Grade Math Achievement Test.  They are organized according to each standard.  Familiarizing the students with these words will be beneficial to them.  It is by no means all-inclusive.  We will continue to add to them as we become more familiar with the test, its format and content.

 

Number, Number Sense and Operations:

Associative

Common Decimals

Commutative

Compare and Order: <, >, =, <,  >

Computations

Compute

Convert

Decimals

Distributive Properties

Equivalent Numbers

Estimate

Forms

Fraction Models

Fractions

In Order (coldest to warmest, greatest to least, largest to smallest, least to greatest, etc.)

Ingredients

Integers

Money, coin, paper bills

Number Blocks

Number Line

Number Sentence

Order of Operations

Percent(s)

Perfect Square Roots

Place Value

Proportion

Proportional Reasoning

Ratio

Recipe

Recorded

Represent

Round

Simplify

Sum

Temperatures

Whole Numbers

 

 

Measurement:

Appropriate Units of Measure (angles, degrees)

Area

Box

Circumference

Convert

Conversions: inches-feet, kilograms-grams, quarts-gallons

Coordinate Plane

Cubes

Cubic Units

Cylinders

Dimensions

Expressions

Faces

Formulas

Gallons

Grid

Interim

Length

Linear Units

Measurement

Meters

Minutes, hours

Perimeter

Rectangular Prisms

Square Meters

Square Units

Surface Area

Three-dimensional Objects

Triangles

Units of Measurement

Volume

 

Patterns, Function, Algebra:

Additional

Algebraic Expressions

Annual Sale

Calculations

Chores

Data

Earn(ed)

Equation

Graph

Figure

Formulas

Functions

Inequalities

Models

Pattern

Prediction(s)

Problem

Quantitative Change

Rate of Growth

Reasonable

Represents

Rule

Situation

Table

Unknown Quantities

Variable(s)

 

Data Analysis and Probability:

Average Amount

Average Time

Bar Graph

Circle Graphs

Coin (heads, tails)

Construct

Data

Double Bar Graph

Experimental, Theoretical Results

Flipped

Frequency Tables

Graph

Interpret

Likelihood

Line Graphs

Mean

Median

Mode

Numbered Cube

Outcomes

Possible

Predict(s)

Predictions

Probability

Range

Ratio

Rolled

Simple Experiment

Spinner (spin)

Table

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geometry and Spatial Sense:

Angle

Approximation

Circle

Circular Table

Circumference

Congruent Figures

Coordinate Grid

Coordinate System

Degrees

Diameter

Exterior Angles

Figure(s)

Interior Angles

Line

“Net”- Two Dimensional

Ordered Pair

Parallel

Perpendicular

Proportions

Quadrilaterals

Radius

Ray(s)

Rectangle

Rotation

Scale Drawing

Segment

Shape

Skew

Sum

Symmetry

Three-Dimensional Shape (Object)

Vertex

X-Y Values

 

Verbs/Processes:

Calculate

Explain

Justify

Indicate

Simplify

Use Pictures, Numbers, or Words

Write