Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$\frac{3}{4}$(x+9)
The product of $\frac{3}{4}$ and a number increased by 9 let the number be x "number increased by 9" = x+9 The product of $\frac{3}{4}$ and a number increased by 9 will be = $\frac{3}{4}$(x+9)