#### Answer

$n-5$

#### Work Step by Step

"Five less than" means "minus 5".
Thus, the translation of the given word phrase into an algebraic expression is:
$n-5$

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Cengage Learning

ISBN 10:
1285194055

ISBN 13:
978-1-28519-405-9

$n-5$

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