OGT Mathematics Test

Vocabulary

 

 

The following are words and phrases related to the OGT Mathematics 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 expand the list as future tests become available, and we become more familiar with the test, its content and format.

 

Number, Number Sense, and Operations (NSO):

Algorithms

Computation

Decimals

Equivalent

Expression (s)

Fractions

Greatest favorable result

Integers

Number line

Percent

Population

Population density

Properties of operations

Price reduction

Rational, irrational numbers

Real numbers

Scientific notation

Square roots

Subsets

 

Measurement (ME)

Adjacent

Angles

Approximate area

Area

Circular pool

Circumference

Cylinder

Depth

Diagram

Diameter

Dimensions

Entire

Floor plan

Formulas

Height, weight, length

Identical

Measure of angle

Metric units

Midpoint

Minimum

Perimeter

Proportion

Radius

Shaded cross section

Similar

Two and three-dimensional figures

Volume

           

Patterns, Functions, Algebra (PFA):

Average rate

Deposits

Earnings

Equation

Equivalent

Graph

Inequality

Irrational, rational number

Linear and nonlinear functions

Maximum

Millimeters

Pattern(s)

Quadratic equations

Rates of change

Relationship

Savings account

Sequences

Solution

System of equations

Table

Thickness

Value

Withdraws

 

Geometry and Spatial Sense (GSS)

Angles

Congruent

Coordinates

Corresponding

Cube

Cylinder

Diagram

Edge

Geometric figures

Illustration

Midpoints

Movements

Parallel

Parallelogram

Points

Polygons

Similar

Two and Three-dimensional figures

Transformations – reflection, rotations etc.

Translating

Vertex

Vertices

XY Axis

 

Data Analysis and Probability (DAP):

Bias

Box-and-whisker plot

Data

Decade

Entire

Graphs – bar, box-and-whisker, line, scatter plots

Mean, median, mode

Measures of center

Minimum

Negative and positive numbers

Prediction

Proposal

Random

Rate

Represent

Sample population

Statement

Survey

Table

 

Verbs and Phrases:

Complete

Compute

Construct

Describe

Determine

Draw

Estimate

Explain your answer…

Evaluate

Find

Label

Provide an explanation…

Show your work…

Support your answer…

Write

Write an equation..

 

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