# Write a phrase to represent each expression

Converting Algebraic Expressions into equivalent Phrases

To write a phrase which represents an algebraic expression, substitute words for the numbers, variables, and mathematical operations.

2n + 12

9 + m/6

17 - 4y

a/5 + 6a

(k - 20)/7

(y + 4)(y - 3)

17.99x - 3.95

9x/(x + 3)

5(4 + y) - 8

### Comments for Write a phrase to represent each expression

 Jun 24, 2013 Equivalent Phrases by: Staff Answer Part I 2n + 12 twelve more than two times a number 9 + m/6 nine more than one-sixth of a number ------------------------------------------------------

 Jun 24, 2013 Equivalent Phrases by: Staff ------------------------------------------------------ Part II 17 - 4y seventeen minus four times a number a/5 + 6a six times a number plus one-fifth of the same number ------------------------------------------------------

 Jun 24, 2013 Equivalent Phrases by: Staff ------------------------------------------------------ Part III (k - 20)/7 the quotient of twenty less than a number and seven (y + 4)(y - 3) the product of four more than a number and three less than the same number ------------------------------------------------------

 Jun 24, 2013 Equivalent Phrases by: Staff ------------------------------------------------------ Part IV 17.99x - 3.95 3.95 less than the product of 17.99 and a number 9x/(x + 3) the quotient of nine times a number and three more than the same number ------------------------------------------------------

 Jun 24, 2013 Equivalent Phrases by: Staff ------------------------------------------------------ Part V 5(4 + y) - 8 eight less than the product of five and four more than a number Thanks for writing. Staff www.solving-math-problems.com

 May 20, 2020 Question one NEW by: Anonymous Twelve more than two times a number