Q: What are the key words for math when your supposed to add subtract and mulitiply and divide?

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the difference or take away

That's going to depend on what information they give you, before you come to the words "How long ..." . There's no general rule. You just have to use your brain every time. There's no way around it. Sorry.

The formula to find the measure of an interior angle in a regular polygon is [(n-2)(180)]/n In other words, you take the number of sides in a regular polygon, such as a rhombus, and subtract two. Then multiply that by 180. Lastly, divide by the number of sides.

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take away, minus

the difference or take away

That's going to depend on what information they give you, before you come to the words "How long ..." . There's no general rule. You just have to use your brain every time. There's no way around it. Sorry.

Yes it is supposed to be 2 words.

Decrease,negative,take away,and subtract!