# What is per say mean?

## What is per say mean?

: by, of, or in itself or oneself or themselves : as such : intrinsically. per se.

## How do you know when to divide or multiply in a word problem?

Clue words can help you determine when to multiply in word problems. Multiply or divide to solve word problems involving multiplicative comparison, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem, distinguishing multiplicative comparison from additive comparison.

## What are the 5 steps in solving word problems?

5 Steps to Word Problem Solving
• Identify the Problem. Begin by determining the scenario the problem wants you to solve. ...
• Gather Information. ...
• Create an Equation. ...
• Solve the Problem. ...
• Verify the Answer.

## What is the golden rule for solving equations?

Do unto one side of the equation, what you do to the other! An equation is like a balance scale. If we put something on, or take something off of one side, the scale (or equation) is unbalanced. When solving math equations, we must always keep the 'scale' (or equation) balanced so that both sides are ALWAYS equal.