## Progression vs Arithmetic - What's the difference?
progression | arithmetic |
## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between progression and arithmeticis thatprogression is (mathematics) a sequence obtained by adding or multiplying each term by a constant while arithmetic is (mathematics) of, relating to, or using arithmetic; arithmetical.## As nouns the difference between is that |

## progression## English(wikipedia progression)
## Noun(en noun)
## Synonyms* (mathematics) sequence
## Derived terms* arithmetic progression * geometric progression |
## arithmetic## English(wikipedia arithmetic)
## Noun(en-noun)
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## Derived terms(terms derived from the noun "arithmetic")
* affine arithmetic
* arithmetician
* binary arithmetic
* Boolean arithmetic
* clock arithmetic
* congruence arithmetic
* decimal arithmetic
* floating-point arithmetic
* fuzzy arithmetic
* interval arithmetic
* location arithmetic
* modular arithmetic
* Peano arithmetic
* Presburger arithmetic
* saturation arithmetic
* significance arithmetic
## Adjective(-)
*arithmetic**geometry*
*arithmetic**progression*
## Coordinate terms* (computed solely using addition) geometric
## Derived terms(terms derived from the adjective "arithmetic")
* arithmetic mean
* arithmetic progression
* arithmetic series
## See also* English heteronyms |