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technopanda13
 3 years ago
Write an algebraic expression to represent "five plus the quotient of r and 14."
1) 5+14r
2)5+14

r
3)5+r/14
4)5r/14
technopanda13
 3 years ago
Write an algebraic expression to represent "five plus the quotient of r and 14." 1) 5+14r 2)5+14  r 3)5+r/14 4)5r/14

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radar
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Use a systematic approach. We know that plus means an addition. This eliminates the last one (4). Quotient means a division is involved. this eliminates 1)

radar
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The remaining choices do indicate a division but one has a division that includes the complete sum divided by r. The problem states that only r is to be divided by 14. this would then eliminate 2).

technopanda13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont get how i would be three though?

radar
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.13) states that we are to add 5 and the quotient of r/14, isn't that what the problem is asking?

technopanda13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok i understand now thank you :)

radar
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The quotient is the result of a division. since r is an unknown, we cannot put the results but just the indication of the operation.

technopanda13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your a great help thank you

radar
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[r \over 14\] r is referred as the dividend 14 is referred to as the divisor the result of the division is referred to as the "quotient"
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