Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Operations with Real Numbers and Simplifying Algebraic Expressions - Exercise Set - Page 28: 134


Algebraic expression translation: $10(-4x)$ Simplified form: $-40x$

Work Step by Step

Let $x$ = the unknown number The 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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