# algebraic expressions

### Six less two

less means subtract: 6 - 2 <-- This is our algebraic expression If we need to evaluate we have: 6 - 2 = 4
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### Four less than three times y

Three times y: 3y Four less than three times y means we subtract 4 from3y: 3y - 4
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### the product of a number and 15 is not less than 15

the product of a number and 15 is not less than 15 The phrase a number means an arbitrary variable. Let's call it x. x the product of a number...
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### Twice the sum of a number and 6 is equal to three times the difference of the number and 3. Find the

Twice the sum of a number and 6 is equal to three times the difference of the number and 3. Find the number. The phrase a number means an...
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### quotient of the sum of 3 numbers and 3

quotient of the sum of 3 numbers and 3 The phrase 3 numbers means we choose 3 arbitrary variables: a, b,c The sum of the 3 numbers: a + b + c...
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### The temperature inside the lab refrigerator is no more than 35 . Use t to represent the temperature

The temperature inside the lab refrigerator is no more than 35 . Use t to represent the temperature (in ) of the refrigerator. The phrase no more...
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### A desk and a chair together cost \$1550. If the cost of the chair is n, what is the cost of the desk?

A desk and a chair together cost \$1550. If the cost of the chair is n, what is the cost of the desk? Let the cost of the desk be d. WE know that:...
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### Sara earns \$6000 more than 1/3 of Claudia's yearly salary. If Claudia's salary is n, what is Sara's

Sara earns \$6000 more than 1/3 of Claudia's yearly salary. If Claudia's salary is n, what is Sara's salary? 1/3 Claudia's salary: n/3 6000 more...
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### 9 times x squared times y times z

9 times x squared times y times z x squared: x^2 x squared times y times z x^2yz 9 times x squared times y times z 9x^2yz
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### Mr.coulter has n calculators and mr Riley has 4 more calculators then him

Mr.coulter has n calculators and mr Riley has 4 more calculators then him More means add, so Riley's calculators are: n + 4
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### n is equal to 135 less than the quantity 61 times n

n is equal to 135 less than the quantity 61 times n 61 times n: 61n 135 less than the quantity 61 times n 61n - 135 We set n equal to this...
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