Math Glossary Letter G
gallon
Unit of liquid measurement
galois field
also known as a finite field - a field with a finite number of elements
gaming
act of playing games
gamma
a mathematical constant recurring in analysis and number theory

γ = 0.5772156649
gas mileage calculator
Determines the amount of miles you drive per gallon of gas
Gauss-Jordan
A method of solving a linear system of equations
GDP
Gross Domestic Product

C + I + G + X - I
gdp deflator
measures the difference between nominal GDP and real GDP

Nominal GDP * 100/Real GDP
Gelfonds constant
Transcedental Number

eπ
geometric annuity
Stream of payments (annuity) with increasing payments each period based on a geometric factor
geometric distribution
Discrete probability distribution

μ = 1/p; σ2 = 1 - p/p2
geometric mean
Central tendency of a number set using a product of numbers
geometric mean of a triangle
relation between the lengths of the altitude on the hypotenuse in a right triangle and the two line segments it creates on the hypotenuse
geometric sequence
Sequence of numbers with a geometric factor determining the next number
geometric shapes formula
Geometric Shapes Formula
geometry
study of math dealing with shapes, space, and properties of space
gigabyte
unit of storage measurement
gigahertz
unit of sound measurement
golden mean
Ratio of large side to small side is equal to the entire segment over the large side

φ = 8948482.
golden ratio
Ratio of large side to small side is equal to the entire segment over the large side

φ = 8948482.
goodness of fit
statistical model checking if observed data meets expected data
google
A search engine
government spending
A part of the GDP Equation
GPA
grade point average - a measure of the average score of all grades using point measures for each letter grade
grade point average
a measure of the average score of all grades using point measures for each letter grade
gradian
measurement unit for an angle
grammar
rules for clauses, phrases, and words
grand mean
mean of means
gravitational force
force arising from gravitational interaction
gravity
force pulling two objects together
greatest common factor
largest positive integer dividing a set of integers
gross
without deductions, also a unit of measurement
gross domestic product
Measurement of economic productivity

C + I + G + X - I
gross profit
Profit before deductions
gross profit margin
money left over from revenues after accounting for the cost of goods sold (COGS)
group combinations
calculation to find the number of possible groups made from a larger group