**Glossary U**

## Underlining

The act of highlighting or emphasizing important information in a text by drawing a line underneath it.

## Understanding

Factors that can change or affect the outcome of a problem or equation.

## Understanding calculator shortcuts

Grasping the meaning and significance of a concept or idea.

## Understanding figurative language

Knowing how to use shortcuts and functions on a calculator to solve problems more efficiently.

## Understanding formulas and equations

Understanding the use of language that goes beyond the literal meaning, such as metaphors and similes.

## Understanding principles

Understanding the mathematical formulas and equations used to solve problems.

## Unit Conversions

Grasping the fundamental concepts and principles underlying a topic or subject.

## Unit rates

Converting between different units of measurement, such as converting miles to kilometers or pounds to kilograms.

## Unleashing potential

Encouraging and empowering oneself to reach their full potential.

## Unleash potential

Rates that compare two different units of measurement, such as miles per hour or dollars per pound.

## Use of technology tools for organization and productivity

Tapping into one’s full potential and abilities.

## Use of technology tools for time management

Using digital tools such as task managers and note-taking apps to stay organized and productive.

## Use practice tests and quizzes

Using digital tools such as calendars and reminders to manage time effectively.

## Using context clues to determine word meanings

Taking practice tests and quizzes to assess knowledge and identify areas for improvement.

## Using flashcards

Using surrounding words and phrases to infer the meaning of an unfamiliar word.

## Using positive affirmations

Using positive self-talk to boost confidence and motivation.

## Utilization of study groups or tutoring resources

Collaborating with peers or seeking help from tutors to improve understanding and performance.

## Utilize flashcards for memorization

Using flashcards to memorize key concepts and information.

## Utilizing estimation techniques to quickly solve percentage and ratio problems

Using mental math and estimation to solve math problems quickly and efficiently.

## Utilizing online resources

Using websites and online tools to study and prepare for the ASVAB.

## Utilizing technology for note-taking

Using digital tools such as tablets or laptops to take and organize notes.