Basic Math — Addition

The Basic Operations

In basic mathematics there are many ways of saying the same thing:

Symbol
Words Used
+
Addition, Add, Sum, Plus, Increase, Total
Subtraction, Subtract, Minus, Less, Difference, Decrease, Take Away, Deduct
×
Multiplication, Multiply, Product, By, Times, Lots Of
÷
Division, Divide, Quotient, Goes Into, How Many Times

Addition is…

…bringing two or more numbers (or things) together to make a new total.

The numbers to be added together are called the “Addends addition
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