Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Operations with Real Numbers and Simplifying Algebraic Expressions - Exercise Set: 133

Answer

Algebraic expression translation: $6(-5x)$ Simplified form: $-30x$

Work Step by Step

Let $x$ = the unknown number The product of negative five and a number: $-5x$ Six times the product of negative five and a number: $6(-5x)$ Simplifying gives: $=-30x$
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