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DerpisTheWordOriSiT

  • one year ago

Which is a word phrase for the variable expression? 3(n – 1) A. one less than the product 3 and a number n B. three times the quotient of a number n and 1 C. three more than the difference of a number n and 1 D. three times the difference of a number n and 1 @forgiveness

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  1. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Last one right here, the other one was easy.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    What is your guess so far?

  3. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    A

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok, A states that you would have 3n - 1

  5. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Okay, so A forgiveness?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    No because of PEMDAS

  7. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Oh! right.

  8. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Well my second guess was also C, not sure if it's right or wrong.

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok. C has the word more which usually means add

  10. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Okay.

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Our equation 3(n-1) doesn't have an addition sign so we can eliminate that

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    So far our choices are B and D

  13. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Yeah.

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    B has the word quotient which has to do with division

  15. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Oh, B sounds right

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Is there a division sign in 3(n-1)?

  17. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    No, so D.

  18. anonymous
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    No, so you are left with D.

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Bingo. Good job

  20. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    Dang, this one was hard >.> let's see if I pass.

  21. DerpisTheWordOriSiT
    • one year ago
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    I passed! :D

  22. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yeah, good luck. Send me a message if you have more questions

  23. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Nice!

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