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how do you write an algebraic expression for a word phrase and also a word phrase for a algebraic expression

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To write algebraic expressions for a word phrase, substitute symbols for their word meaning. Use a symbol in the expression that shows the order of operation. Always start with the second number in the expression. Visit http://www.ehow.com/how_8412255_write-algebraic-expressions-words.html for more information.

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what would the expression be?

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11 more than y



8-a
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11 more then y:
11+y
"more" always means to add.

8-a:
a numbe less then 8.
"less then" means to subtract
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thank you
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your welcome;) do you get it?
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yep:)
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Algebra to words: Read it aloud. Then write what you said.
Words to algebra: Learn to identify certain things. For example, "The quantity of x plus three" means x plus three in parentheses.

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