Math Terms

By: Eddy Marzano, Nick Axtman

Point- A location that as no size

Line- Something that goes in a straight path that has no thickness and goes on forever

Ray- A part of a line that starts at an end point and extends forever in one direction

Line Segment- A line that is not continuous and has two points

Angle- A figure formed by two rays with a common end point

Acute Angle- An angle with less than 90 degrees

Obtuse Angle- An angle that has more than 90 degrees but less than 180 degrees

Right Angle- An angle at 90 degrees

Parallel Lines- Lines in the same plane that do not intersect

Perpendicular Lines- Lines that intersect at a 90 degree angle