# Mathematical Cue Words

Addition: add, plus, sum, total, altogether, increased by, grew, gained, total of, combined, more than (as in, “3 more than 7 is 10”), put together, in all

Subtraction: minus, take away, diff erence, less than, from, remove, subtract, gives away, sells, loses, fewer than, decreased by, diff erence between

Multiplication: product, times, doubled (tripled, etc.), some problems give information about one and ask for total amounts (also, when dealing with multiplication of fractions, of usually means to multiply)

Division: quotient, percent of, per, ratio, division, separated into, cut into, divided by, shared equally by, some problems tell about many and ask about one Equals: comes to, is, totals

## Notes:

Folksonomies: education math word problems

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Concepts:
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Division (0.815806): dbpedia | freebase | yago
Integer (0.780838): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Multiplication (0.688911): dbpedia | freebase
Abacus (0.565800): dbpedia | freebase
Mathematics (0.544369): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Arithmetic (0.541065): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Binary operations (0.533390): dbpedia
Quotient (0.524510): dbpedia | freebase
Slide rule (0.494646): dbpedia | freebase
Negative and non-negative numbers (0.478814): dbpedia | opencyc
Group (0.454242): dbpedia | freebase
Divisor (0.451545): dbpedia | freebase
Calculator (0.437807): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Real number (0.436851): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Matrix (0.428914): dbpedia | freebase | yago
Modular arithmetic (0.418178): dbpedia | freebase | yago
Field (0.394646): dbpedia | freebase
Fraction (0.383820): dbpedia | freebase | yago
Subtraction (0.382975): dbpedia | freebase
Product (0.378560): dbpedia | freebase
Natural number (0.322602): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Plus and minus signs (0.320164): dbpedia | freebase
Binary relation (0.309890): dbpedia | freebase | yago
Algebra (0.309248): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc
Multiplicative inverse (0.308785): dbpedia | freebase
Remainder (0.300653): dbpedia | freebase
Mathematical notation (0.290456): dbpedia | freebase | opencyc

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