Looking for math words that start with V?

Below you’ll find a list that includes some staple math words like Value and Volume, although it is always challenging to find words beginning with the letter V.

## Math Words That Start With V

**Value **– The value of a variable or a constant is any number or other mathematical object assigned to it.

**Variable **– a symbol (usually a letter) standing in for an unknown numerical value in an equation.

**Variance **– a statistical measurement of the spread between numbers in a data set.

**Vector **– In mathematics and physics, a vector is an element of a vector space.

**Velocity **– the rate of travel of an object, along with its direction.

**Venn Diagram** – an illustration that uses circles to show the relationships among things or finite groups of things.

**Vertex **– the point opposite to and farthest from the base of a geometrical figure.

**Vertical **– at right angles to a horizontal plane; in a direction, or having an alignment, such that the top is directly above the bottom.

**Vinculum **– a horizontal line used in mathematical notation for various purposes.

**Volume **– the amount of space a 3D shape takes up.

I hope you found the words you were looking for from the list above.

This isn’t an exhaustive list, if there are any math words starting with the letter V that you would like added to the list, please leave me a comment below.

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