# Fundamental Operations

Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. In this lesson, you will learn ALL the math vocabulary you need to do fundamental operations in English!

## Notes

In this lesson, you will use visual examples and useful exercises to learn the four fundamental math operations and their properties in English.

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Addition example: three plus one equals four.

+  is the plus sign.

Four is the sum or total.

Proprietà associativa = Associative property

Proprietà commutativa = Commutative property

Proprietà distributiva = Distributive property

## Subtraction

Seven is the minuend.

- is the minus sign.

Two is the subtrahend.

Five is the difference.

## Multiplication

Multiplication example: two times four equals eight.

Two and four are factors of the multiplication.

Eight is the product.

× is the times sign.

## Multiplication Properties

Proprietà commutativa = Commutative property

Proprietà associativa = Associative property

Proprietà distributiva rispetto alla somma = Distributive property over addition

Proprietà distributiva rispetto alla differenza  = Distributive property over subtraction

Proprietà dell’elemento neutro = Identity property

Proprietà dell’elemento assorbente (o annullante) = Zero property

## Division

Division example: eight divided by four equals two.

Eight is the dividend.

Four is the divisor.

÷ is the division sign.

Two is the quotient

With remainder = con resto

Without remainder = senza resto

## Division Properties

Division properties in English:

Proprietà distributiva rispetto alla somma = Distributive property over addition

Proprietà distributiva rispetto alla differenza  = Distributive property over subtraction

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