## College Algebra (6th Edition)

$8x-(3x+6)$
The difference between eight times a number and six more than three times the number. Let x be the unknown number. "Difference" indicates the answer when two numbers are subtracted. "Times" is the multiplication operation. "More than" tells us to add something to a number. "Times" tells us to multiply two numbers. $8x-(3x+6)$