Elementary Technical Mathematics

Published by Brooks Cole

Chapter 6 - Section 6.5 - Translating Words into Algebraic Symbols - Exercises - Page 248: 11

Answer

$6x + 28 = 40$

Work Step by Step

We can call our unknown number $x$. In this case, we have an equation. $6$ times a number can be written as: $6x$. So, $6x + 28 = 40$

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