Q: What does the words decreased by mean in an operation in math?

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There is > and + is all i know Subtraction: 50 decreased by 10 is the same as 50 - 10.

The word (difference) in the question is indicating that you need to subtract. In a math operation, when you see the words difference, how much more, or exceed these all mean you need to subtract.

Decreased means subtract. If your age is decreased by 5, that means take your age and subtract 5.

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Words and terms that can refer to division in mathematics include:PerOut ofDivided byOver

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There is > and + is all i know Subtraction: 50 decreased by 10 is the same as 50 - 10.

Decreased does not mean "removed creases from" but, instead, means "reduced or made smaller".

It means nothing

What does increased mean

The word (difference) in the question is indicating that you need to subtract. In a math operation, when you see the words difference, how much more, or exceed these all mean you need to subtract.

add muliply subtract and divide

Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Decreased means subtract. If your age is decreased by 5, that means take your age and subtract 5.

by doing one operation ( +,-,x,/) you will get the answer to the problem. You have to pick the correct operation.

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Operation means that going from the left to the right of your equation, multiplication and division must always be done first before doing addition and subtraction

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