Phrases to Algebraic expressions

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Word phrases can be translated into algebraic expressions

Questions #: 8
Time: 5 minutes
Pass Score: 80.0%
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Write as an algebraic expression

The sum of a and 5 can be written in algebraic expression as

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Explanation

Match the algebraic expression with the right word phrase

1. the sum of a and 8
2. 4 plus c
4. 4 more than t
5. 20 greater than F
6. increased by r
7. exceeds by 35
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m + 16
a + 8
T + r
t + 4
F + 20
4 + c
y + 35
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Match algebraic expressions for subtractions

Match key phrases with the right algebraic expressions

1. 23 - P
2. 550 - h
3. w - 18
4. 7 - j
5. M - x
6. L - 12
7. 5 - f
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550 minus h
7 decreased by j
18 less than w
The difference of 23 and P
M reduced by x
5 less f
12 subtracted from L
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Match algebraic expressions for multiplications

1. the product of 4 and x
2. 20 times B
3. twice r
4. double the amount a
5. triple the profit P
6. three-fourths of m
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20B
4x
2r
3P
3/4m
2a
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Match algebraic expressions for divisions

Match the key phrases with the algebraic expressions

1. R/19
2. s/d
3. c/d
4. k/4
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s divided by d
the quotient of R and 19
k split into 4 equal parts
the ratio of c to d
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Swimming

A pool is to be sectioned into 8 equally wide swimming lanes. Choose the right algebraic expression that represents the width of each lane

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Painting

A 10-inch-long paintbrush has two parts: a handle and bristles. Choose a variable to represent the length of one of the parts.  Then write an expression to represent the length of the other part

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Enrolments

Second semester enrolment in a computing program was 32 more than twice that of the first semester. Let x represent the enrolment of the first semester. Write an expression that represents the enrolment for the second semester.

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