Math Definitions - Letter I


Definition of Increase

Definition of Increase

To increase something is to make it bigger.

The increase could be in the size of the object (like the balloon in the pictures) or in the quantity of objects. If you add more coins to your moneybox, you will increase the amount of money in your money box.


The aim of this dictionary is to provide definitions to common mathematical terms. Students learn a new math skill every week at school, sometimes just before they start a new skill, if they want to look at what a specific term means, this is where this dictionary will become handy and a go-to guide for a student.


Year 1 to Year 12 students

Learning Objectives

Learn common math terms starting with letter I

Author: Subject Coach
Added on: 6th Feb 2018

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