Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-2 Order of Operations and Evaluating Expressions - Mixed Review: 66

Answer

$5-3y$

Work Step by Step

To rewrite a word phrase as an expression, translate each part of the phrase. $\underbrace{5}\ \underbrace{minus}\ \underbrace{the\ product\ of\ y\ and\ 3}$ $\ \ 5\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ -\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ (y\times3)$ "$y\times3$" is normally written as 3y, so the algebraic expression is: $5-3y$
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