follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

common ratio

noun, Mathematics
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for common ratio
  • Each successive term of a geometric sequence is found by multiplying the preceding term by the common ratio.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for common ratio

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for common

12
16
Scrabble Words With Friends