Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 6 - Algebra: Equations and Inequalities - 6.3 Applications of Linear Equations - Exercise Set 6.3: 14

Answer

Translation to algebraic expression (not simplified): $10(-4x)$ Simplified form: $-40x$

Work Step by Step

Let $x$ = the unknown number Product of negative four and a number= $-4x$ Ten times the product of negative four and a number = $10(-4x)$ Simplifying gives: $=-40x$
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