Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 2 - Section 2.4 - Formulas and Percents - Exercise Set - Page 155: 88


$$8(14 + x)$$

Work Step by Step

Translating the different parts of the statement, we get: "eight times" means to multiply by $8$ "the sum of a number and $14$" means to add a number, $x$, to $14$. Putting these parts all together, we get: $$8(14 + x)$$
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