2016-8-9 11:17

GRE数学常见表达式汇总 equal to; is the same as =

  the result is; yields; gives
  2.the sum of x and y; the total of x and y;
  x added to y; x increased by y;          x+y
  x more then y; x greater than y
  3.x minus y; x less y;
  the difference of x and y; x take away y;
  from x subtract y' x decreased by y;         x-y
  x diminished by y; y is subtracted from x;
  y less than x (note the reversal)
  4. x multiplied by y;
  the product of x and y; xy
  5. divided by y;
  the quotient of x and y;              x y,
  y divided into x (note the reversal)
  6. a and b are factors of c;
  a and b are divisors of c;
  c is divisible by a and by b; a b=c
  c is a multiple of a and of b;
  a divides c and b divides c;
  7. the ratio of a to b  a:b,
  8. reciprocal of x
  9. x times as many z as y;  z=x y
  10. a squared;
  a to the second power a2
  11. a cubed;  a3
a to the third power
  12. between a and b   (a,b)
  between a and b, inclusive  [a,b]
  13. off  低于,从……中扣除
  14. account for  占
  15. third
  16. of x (a fraction of x); x,0.75x
  75% of x (a percent of x)