Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 1 - Section 1.1 - Introduction to Algebra: Variables and Mathematical Models - Exercise Set: 36

Answer

5x - 3

Work Step by Step

five times a number, decreased by 3 Let the number be x five times a number = 5x Now, 5x, decreased by 3 5x - 3
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