# algebraic expressions

### How many kobo are there in y naira?

How many kobo are there in y naira? One naira is divided into 100 kobo. So we have 100y kobo
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### Raise the sum of w and v to the 7

Raise the sum of w and v to the 7 The sum of w and v: w + v Raise the sum to the 7: (w + v)^7
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### jane has 55\$ to spend at cedar point. the admission price is 42\$ and each soda is 4.25. write an ine

jane has 55\$ to spend at cedar point. the admission price is 42\$ and each soda is 4.25. write an inequality to show how many sodas he can buy....
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### 3 times the sum of 2 decreased by x is 9

3 times the sum of 2 decreased by x is 9 2 decreased by x: 2 - x 3 times the sum means we multiply 2 - x by 3: 3(2 - x) The phrase is 9 means...
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### The larger number b exceeds the smaller number c by 45.

The larger number b exceeds the smaller number c by 45. Exceeds means greater than or more than, so we have: b = c + 45
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### John had x mangos and p oranges. How many fruits did he have

John had x mangos and p oranges. How many fruits did he have Fruits = mangos + oranges Fruits = x + p
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### a number increased by 8 and then tripled

a number increased by 8 and then tripled The phrase a number means an arbitrary variable, let's call it x: x Increased by 8 means we add 8 to x:...
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### 2 times the sum of 3x and 5

2 times the sum of 3x and 5 the sum of 3x and 5 3x + 5 2 times the sum: 2(3x + 5)
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### opposite of twice the quotient of a and a

opposite of twice the quotient of a and a the quotient of a and a: a/a 1 Twice the quotient of a and a 2(1) 2 Opposite means multiply 2 by -1:...
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### 2 times itself

2 times itself Itself means we multiply 2 by 2: 2 * 2 4
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### After John worked at a job for 10 years, his salary doubled. If he started at \$x, his salary after 1

After John worked at a job for 10 years, his salary doubled. If he started at \$x, his salary after 10 years is _____. Doubled means we multiply...
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### You fly x miles and then drive y miles. How many miles did you travel?

You fly x miles and then drive y miles. How many miles did you travel? Total miles traveled = fly miles + drive miles Total miles traveled = x + y
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### twenty-nine to the w

twenty-nine to the w We take 29 and raise it to the w power: 29^w
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### -x squared

-x squared We take -x and raise it to the 2nd power: (-x)^2 = -x * -x = x^2
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### 1 multiplied by b squared multiplied by c squared

1 multiplied by b squared multiplied by c squared b squared means we raise b to the power of 2: b^2 c squared means we raise c to the power of...
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### a number added to the product of y and x

a number added to the product of y and x Since we're already using the variables x and y, we choose another arbitrary variable for the phrase a...
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