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High School Mathematics
1.15 Translating Verbal Statements into Algebraic Expressions

Word Phrases Algebraic expressions
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
The quotient of u and 7
u divided by 7
7 divided into u

Directions: Select the algebraic expression for the following. Also write at least five examples of each of your own.
Q 1: Choose the expression that means the difference between 11 and the number b.
11 - b
11 + b
b - 11
11 / b

Q 2: Which expression means the product of 8 and a number b?
8 - b
8 x b
8 / b
8 + b

Q 3: If x is a positive number, which expression is greater, x + 12 or x + 17?
x + 17
x + 12
depends on the value of x

Q 4: 2x + 3x + x is same as:

Q 5: What does (x + y) mean?
the product of x and y
x is greater than y
the sum of a number x and a number y
the difference between a number x and a number y

Q 6: In the expression, t + 10, the letter t is called a
algebraic letter
mystery letter

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