      Math and the World Around You Math Terms    Home Let's Get Started Communication A Day in History Math At Work Connecting Math to Other Subjects Back to Basics Glossary Resources Assessment Teaching Guide Here are a list of math terms that you may see and use when completing the activities on this site. Addition-combing numbers to get a total   Sum-the result/answer you get when you combine (add) two numbers   Addends-the numbers added together in an addition problem   Zero-the absence of a number   Subtraction-the difference between two numbers   Difference-the result/answer of subtracting two numbers   Multiplication-adding a number to itself a certain number of times   Product-the result/answer you get when you multiply two numbers   Division-how many times a number can go into another number; breaking a number up into equal groups   Dividend-the number that is being broken up into groups (usually the bigger number)   Divisor-the number that identifies how much will be in each group (usually the smaller number)   Quotient-the result/answer you get when you divide two numbers   Enter supporting content here  