Translate Math Symbols Into Words

12 November 2020

by Tomiwa Akintode

Hi there! We’ll be starting a weekly series sharing some helpful tips while you prep for your ACT exams!

This week we’ll be focusing on the Math section.

TRANSLATING WORDS INTO MATH is one helpful way you can easily solve your math questions. Try to remember what a word means in math and you’ll find yourself answering questions faster. Some examples are:

- of = multiply
- Difference = substract
- Sum = addition
- Average = mean of numbers
- Natural number = numbers from 0-9

What are some other examples of words you can translate into maths terms? Share in the comments below to help someone else!!