Q: What do they mean by sum in maths?

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it means to add or +

It means to add

The term "sum" implies the answer to addition.Example: What is the sum of 10 and 14? The sum is 24.10 + 14 = 24

The mean is the average obtained by the sum of many there are divided by how many there are.

The mean is usually the arithmetic mean - there are other means in maths. For a set of numbers, the arithmetic mean is the sum of the numbers divided by the number of numbers.

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it means to add or +

It means to add

The term "sum" implies the answer to addition.Example: What is the sum of 10 and 14? The sum is 24.10 + 14 = 24

The term "sum" implies the answer to addition.Example: What is the sum of 10 and 14?10 + 14 = 24

The mean is the average obtained by the sum of many there are divided by how many there are.

The mean is usually the arithmetic mean - there are other means in maths. For a set of numbers, the arithmetic mean is the sum of the numbers divided by the number of numbers.

the sum in maths is the anwer you get when you add everything together

the sum off all the values divided by nxe

The length around a flat figure or the sum of its sides.

a sum is 'une somme' in French. If you mean sums in a maths lesson, it would be - les opérations.

Add/plus/sum of. For example 2 + 2 = 4

If there's some other meaning that is separate from maths, then I don't know it, but the maths answers is; if you add each digit of a number together (in 125 you would do 1+2+5)then you have the sum of its parts