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# Reading out operations in English

Maths: How can I read out operations in English

I) Main operations

Examples:

 🔹 8 + 2 = 10 eight and two are tenor: eight plus two make ten 🔹 11 - 3 = 8 eleven minus three is eightor: three from eleven leaves eight 🔹 12 * 4 = 48 twelve times four is forty-eightor: twelve fours are forty-eight 🔹 40 : 2 = 20 forty divided by two is twentyor: two into forty is twenty 🔹 9² (9 au carré, 9 puissance 2) nine squared 9³ nine cubedor: nine to the power of three 94 nine to the fourthor: nine to the power of four and so on...940 nine to the fortiethor: nine to the power of forty 🔹 √ 16 = 4 the square root of sixteen is four 🔹 23 > 12 twenty-three is greater than twelve 🔹 12 < 23 twelve is less than twenty-three

II) Decimal Numbers

 0.25 nought point two fiveor: point two five 0.05 nought point nought fiveor: point (oh) five 0.75 nought point seven fiveor: point seven five 3.33 three point three three 8.195 eight point one nine five 9.1567 nine point one five six seven

EXERCISE
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2.54

√ 81 = 9
the of eighty-one is 9.

0.345
nought

13 X 10 = 130
is one hundred and thirty

55 - 5 = 50
is fifty.

6 : 3 = 2
six is two

9 20
nine to the of twenty

94 > 89
ninety-four is eighty-nine

4 < 9
four is nine

10 - 6 = 4
ten six is four

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