# algebraic expressions

### the sum of 4 and x split into 5 equal parts

the sum of 4 and x split into 5 equal parts The sum of x and 4 means we add 4 to x: x + 4 Whenever you see the phrase split into, think of...
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### the midpoint between m and n

the midpoint between m and n The midpoint is halfway between m and n: (m + n)/2
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### The sum of a number and twice its reciprocal is 3

The sum of a number and twice its reciprocal is 3 the phrase a number means an arbitrary variable, let's call it x. x The reciprocal of a number...
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### You and your friend are playing a number-guessing game. You ask your friend to think of a positive n

You and your friend are playing a number-guessing game. You ask your friend to think of a positive number, square the number, multiply the result...
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### The difference between the quotient of x and y, and twice z

The difference between the quotient of x and y, and twice z The quotient of x and y means we divide x by y: x/y Twice z means we multiply z by...
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### A farmer has c chickens. She sells 3 of them for \$6 each and the rest she sells for \$5 each. How muc

A farmer has c chickens. She sells 3 of them for \$6 each and the rest she sells for \$5 each. How much money will she receive? Total money...
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### 66 decreased by Janelle's savings is 15

66 decreased by Janelle's savings is 15 Let Janelle's savings be s. 66 decreased by s is: 66 - s The word is means equal so we set 66 - s equal...
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### The sum of twice an integer and 3 times the next consecutive integer is 48

The sum of twice an integer and 3 times the next consecutive integer is 48 Let the first integer be n This means the next consecutive integer is...
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### Ryan buys candy that costs \$4 per pound. He will buy at least 12 pounds of candy. What are the possi

Ryan buys candy that costs \$4 per pound. He will buy at least 12 pounds of candy. What are the possible amounts he will spend on candy? Clue for...
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### q increased by the difference between 18 times q and 5

q increased by the difference between 18 times q and 5 Take this algebraic expression in parts. 18 times q: 18q The difference between 18 times...
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### There are 10 more cars(c) than jeeps(j)

There are 10 more cars(c) than jeeps(j) c = j + 10
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### the sum of 3 numbers divided by its product

the sum of 3 numbers divided by its product The phrase 3 numbers means we choose 3 arbitrary variables. Let's call them x, y, z. The sum of of...
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