The sum of x and 5
x plus 5
x increased by 5
5 added to x
5 more than x

x + 5

The difference of y and 9
y minus 9
y less 9
y decreased by 9
9 less than y
subtract 9 from y

y - 9

The product of 3 and t
3 times t
t multiplied by 3

3t

The quotient of u and 7
u divided by 7
7 divided into u

u/7

Directions: Select the algebraic expression for the following. Also write at least five examples of each of your own.

Q 1: Which expression means x more than number 13? (x - 13) 13 - x x + 13 x / 13

Q 2: What does (x + y) mean? the difference between a number x and a number y x is greater than y the sum of a number x and a number y the product of x and y

Q 3: If x is a positive number, which expression is greater, x + 12 or x + 17? x + 12 x + 17 depends on the value of x neither

Q 4: Mary scored x points in a game. Her friend Anna scored 5 points less than her. Which expression describes Anna's score? x / 5 5x x - 5 x + 5

Q 5: 2x + 3x + x is same as: 5x 7x 4x 6x

Q 6: Choose the expression that means the difference between 11 and the number b. 11 / b 11 + b b - 11 11 - b

Q 7: Choose the expression that means 3 fewer than number m. m / 3 m - 3 m + 3 m x 3

Q 8: Which expression means 6 more than y? 6 + y 6 x y 6 / y 6 - y

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