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jylarai

  • one year ago

How to write an word problems for 4(x+5) greater than or equal to 6x

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  1. zepdrix
    • one year ago
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    4 times the sum of 5 and an amount x is greater than or equal to 6 times the amount x. Maybe like that ^ I wrote the word sum to show that the 4 is multiplying BOTH the 5 and the x.

  2. zepdrix
    • one year ago
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    Hmm

  3. zepdrix
    • one year ago
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    Or do you need to actually create like sentences and candy bars and prices for this equation? lol

  4. jylarai
    • one year ago
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    Yep

  5. jylarai
    • one year ago
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    How would I show that you need to mulitlipy 4 to x and 5 in a word problem like using candy

  6. jylarai
    • one year ago
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    Or any other objects

  7. zepdrix
    • one year ago
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    Let x represent some amount of marbles. Four times the sum of x and 5 marbles is greater than or equal to Six times x marbles. I Dunno.. maybe something like that? :\

  8. jylarai
    • one year ago
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    That will do thanks for the help

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