Calculations Add, Subtract, Multiply, and Divide in English
– Addition in English:
Addition in English is Addition: [ ə’diʃən ].
To represent the plus sign (+), you can use words like and, make or plus, to express the results using verbs to be or equal.
5 + 5 = 10.
=> Five and five is ten.
=> Five and five makes ten.
=> Five plus five equals ten.
– Subtraction in English:
Subtraction in English is Subtraction: [ səb’ trækʃən ].
To represent a minus sign (-), you can use minus, or use prepositions from with the opposite. To express results using verbs to be or equal.
5 – 3 = 2
=> Five minus three is / equals two.
=> Two from five is / equals three.
– Multiplication in English:
Multiplication in English is Multiplication: [ mʌltiplication ].
To represent the multiplication sign (x), you can use multiplied by or times, or can say two consecutive multipliers, in which the second multiplier represents in the plural form. To express results using verbs to be or equal.
2 x 2 = 4
=> Two twos are four.
=> Two multiplied by two equals four.
=> Two times two is / equals four.
– Division in English:
The division in English is Division: [ də’ viʒən ].
To represent the division sign (÷), you can use divided by, oruse into in the opposite way as in subtraction. To express results using verbs to be, equal, or go.
6: 2 = 3
=> Six divided by two is / equals three.
=> Three into six goes two (times).
Some other English vocabulary related to math
Here are some other English vocabulary related to math:
– multiplication table [ mʌltiplication teibəl ] : multiplication table
– add [ æd ] : add, add
– subtract [ səb’ trækt ] : subtract, subtract
– divide [ də’ vaid ] : share
– plus [ plʌs ] : add, add
– minus [ ‘mainəs ] : subtract, subtract
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