Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - Chapter Review - Page 69: 16


Three less than the product of 7 and c.

Work Step by Step

Two things are being multiplied, so we say the phrase "the product of" and then list the two things being multiplied, in this case 7 and c. However, the expression shows that 3 is being subtracted from 7c, so we denote this by saying the phrase "3 less than" the product of 7 and c.
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