• Chapter 2 - Multiply Whole Numbers
     
    In Chapter 2, we will learn how to factor numbers, as well as how to use exponents.  We will explore the Distributive Property, multiplication patterns, and we will multiply by one- and two-digit numbers.
     
    Vocabulary for Chapter 2:
     
    prime number:  having exactly two factors, 1 and itself
     
    prime factorization:  the expression of a number as the product of its prime factors
     
    exponent:  a number that indicates how many times the base is used as a factor
     
    power:  a number obtained by raising a base number to an exponent
     
    Distributive Property of Multiplication:  To multiply a sum by a number, multiply each addend by the number, and add the products.
     
    cubed:  a number raised to the third power 
     
    squared:  a number raised to the second power
     
     
    Glossary
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