Variables and Algebraic Expressions

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Variables and Algebraic Expressions variable  is a symbol used to denote any element of a given set—often a letter used to stand for a  number. Variables are used to change verbal expressions into  algebraic expressions.   Example 1 Give the algebraic expression.
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Unformatted text preview: Verbal Expression Algebraic Expression The sum of a number n and 7 n + 7 or 7 + n The number n diminished by 10 n – 10 Seven times the number n 7 n x divided by 4 Five more than the product of 2 and n 2 n + 5 or 5 + 2 n Seven less than the quotient of y and 4...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course MATH 1310 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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