Terms  Definitions 

Define 
Give the precise meaning of .

Draw 
Represent by means of pencil lines.

Label 
Add labels to a diagram.

List 
Name with no explanation.

Measure 
Find a value for a quantity.

State 
Give a specific name, value without explanation or calculation.

Annotate 
Add brief notes to a diagram or graph.

Apply 
Use an idea, equation, principle, theory or law in a new situation.

Calculate 
Find a numerical answer showing the stages in the working

Describe 
Give a detailed account.

Distinguish 
Give the differences between two or more different items.

Estimate 
Find an approximate value for an unknown quantity.

Identify 
Find an answer from a given number of possibilities.

Outline 
Give a brief account or summary.

Analyse 
Interpret data to reach conclusions.

Comment 
Give a judgment based on a statement or result of a calculation.

Compare 
Similarities and differences between 2+ items, referring to all.

Construct 
Represent or develop in graphical form.

Deduce 
Reach a conclusion from the information given.

Derive 
Manipulate a mathematical relationship(s) to give a new equation

Design 
Produce a plan, simulation or model.

Determine 
Find the only possible answer.

Discuss 
Give, a range of arguments for and against

Evaluate 
Assess the implications and limitations.

Explain 
Give a detailed account of causes, reasons or mechanisms.

Predict 
Give an expected result.

Show 
Give the steps in a calculation or derivation.

Sketch 
Represent by a graph showing a line and labelled axes

Solve 
Obtain an answer using algebraic and/or numerical methods.

Suggest 
Propose a hypothesis or other possible answer.

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