# Translating words into mathematics symbols

**Activity 14.1.1– Translating words into mathematics symbols – part 1**

Translate each of the following into its most likely mathematical meaning and indicate with the appropriate symbol: (+), subtraction (-), multiplication (´), division (¸), power (xy), unknown (?), equal (=), or parentheses ( ).

add |
cubed |
each |
increased by |

**Activity 14.1.2 – Translating words into mathematics symbols – part 2**

Translate each of the following into its most likely mathematical meaning and indicate with the appropriate symbol: (+), subtraction (-), multiplication (´), division (¸), power (xy), unknown (?), equal (=), or parentheses ( ).

order of magnitude |
quarter of |
square root |
together |