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Write algebraic expressions, slowly perhaps. Connect the dot for an answer to the dot for the previous answer.
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1. 3x the product of 3 and a number
2. 25x the value in cents of some quarters
3. 10x the value in cents of some dimes
4. 3x triple a number
5. x3 a number decreased by 3
6. 3x three decreased by a number
7. x+3 a number increased by 3
8. x4 four less than a number
9. 4x four less a number
10. 4+x four more than a number
11. 4x the product of 4 and a number
12. 4x+2 two more than the product of 4 and a number
13. x a number
14. 4x2 two less than the product of 4 and a number
15. x+6 six more than a number
16. 0 the product of a number and 0
17. 2x the opposite of double a number
18. 4(x3) the product of 4 and three less than a number
19. 3x+2 two more than triple a number
20. x5 a number decreased by 5
21. 10x double the value in cents of some nickels
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22. x5 five less than a number
23. x+5 five more than a number
24. 5x a number less than 5
25. 3x+2 the sum of triple a number and 2
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26. 2x double the opposite of a number
27. 5x+3 the value in cents of 3 pennies and some nickels
28. 10x+4 the value in cents of 4 pennies and some dimes
29. 0 the sum of a number and its opposite
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30. x+6 a number increased by 6
31. x^2 a number squared
32. x2 a number decreased by 2
33. 35x the value in cents of some dimes and the same number of quarters
34. 2x the sum of a number and itself
35. 12x the product of 2 and the sum of a number, double the number, and triple the number
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36. x half of double a number
37. 4x+6 the sum of 6 and the product of 4 and a number
38. 3x5 five less than the product of 3 and a number
39. x(x+2) the product of a number and two more than that number
40. x(x3) the product of a number and three less than that number
41. (x+1)(x1) the product of one more than and one less than a number
42. 6x the area of a triangle with some base and a height of 12
43. 2x the product of a number and 2
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44. x^2 the product of a number and itself
45. 15+3x the cost in dollars of 5 $3books and some more $3books
46. 12  2x the change from $12 for 2 books costing some amount less than $5
47. x2 two less than a number
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48. x the opposite of a number
49. 6 the sum of a number, its opposite, and 6
