Exponent – Definition and Rules

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Numbers are often read in words. For example, numbers can be written in terms of hundreds, thousands, lakhs, crores, etc. But how can we read numbers with a large number of digits? Let us take an example. The weight of the sun is 1.989 × 10^30 kg. You can see that here we have taken […]

Composite Figures – Area and Volume

You might have noticed various shapes and figures around you. Everything has an area they occupy, from the laptop to your book. There are various shapes whose areas are different from one another. These shapes are known as composite figures. A composite figure is made up of simple geometric shapes. It is a 2-dimensional figure […]

Benchmark Fractions: Definition, Charts, Examples

benchmark fractions

2/12 or 6/7- which one is greater? To answer this, one would have to calculate the lowest common denominator and then multiply both fractions so that they share a common denominator and then compare them. Want to simplify comparing and ordering fractions? Learn all about benchmark fractions, their definition, use, chart, and much more, as […]

How to Add Decimals? Definition & Examples

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Suppose you have visited shopping malls, fuel stations, electricity stations, railway stations, etc. In that case, you may have seen the cost mentioned on your purchase bills. Do you ever notice that there is a dot between the values in the price you pay? Have you ever wondered what that dot means? How does it […]

Solving Rational Equations – Turito

solving rational equations

Algebra, a branch of mathematics, deals with the symbols and arithmetic operations related to those symbols. This branch of mathematics covers a vast syllabus in itself. Suppose one needs to divide Algebra into sections. In that case, there are various sections like Polynomials, Linear equations in one variable, Linear equations in two variables, Quadratic equations, […]

Solving Radical Equations

solving radical equations

Mathematics is the only subject which stays with us till our whole life. Whether you have to count money, watch time, press a television channel number, dial a contact number, score in an exam or so many daily activities are nothing without Mathematics. Mathematics has many branches, and one is ‘solving radical equations.’ Some of […]

Decimals on Number Line: Representation with Examples

A number line is a picture of a graduated straight line that serves as an abstraction for real numbers in elementary mathematics. Every point on a number line is assumed to correspond to a real number, and every real number is assumed to correspond to a point. Integers are frequently depicted as specially marked points […]

Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers

adding mixed numbers

Suppose you have visited shopping malls, fuel stations, electricity stations, railway stations, etc. In that case, you may have seen the cost mentioned on your purchase bills. Do you ever notice that there is a dot between the values in the price you pay? Have you ever wondered what that dot means? How does it […]

Relations and Functions: Definition, Types, and Examples

relations and functions

Comparing two numbers is finding the relation between them. Relation between any two entities gives us the link between them. Special relations in Mathematics obtain a precise correspondence between any two entities. These special relations are known as functions. This article will discuss the concept of relations and functions in detail. What is a set? […]

Number sequences: Definition and Types

number sequences

Have you ever noticed a pattern in the numbers allotted to houses in a row, the page numbers of a book, or the salary increment an employee receives every year? If yes, you are not unaware of the concept of sequences. Sequences, in general, are lists of similar elements that exhibit a certain pattern. In […]