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translate into algebraic expression
the product of three and a number increased by five
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translate into algebraic expression the product of three and a number increased by five
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yakeygleeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Let \(n\) represent our number. How would we write three times that number (\(3 \times \))? How would we write that increased by five (\(+5\))?
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e.cociubaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
x equals three, plus x, times 5
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yakeygleeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@e.cociuba, that's not quite correct. You should have an expression, not an equation.
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the lack of commas makes this a bit ambiguous to me
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lvasquev462Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so it will be n=3+x
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e.cociubaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
k so then u help us all out here. im a bit confussed!
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i see 2 ways of interpreting this .... which makes it ambiguous to me the product of: (three and a number) increased by five the product of: three and (a number increased by five)
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the first option is my gut instinct tho
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how would you write the product of three and a number?
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes; but lets use 3*x just to be safe :) then just add five to it
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e.cociubaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats the same thing i did, i just did 3+x*5 (u just switched the 3 and 5)
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
your math sentence does not reflect the english wording.
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lvasquev462Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
can u help me with an another
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lvasquev462Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
fifteen less than twice a number
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yours represents: what is the sum of 3, and the product of 5 and a number
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how would you write: twice a number
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e.cociubaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh well I’m sorry for confusing u guys with my English wording.
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
twice also can be read as "2 times" so (2 times a number) can be written as?
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
good; and when we less that by fifteen .... which means we subtract 15 from it we get?
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
correct. or another way that you can write it is: 2*x  15
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