### All Algebra 1 Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #51 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express the difference between and five is eight.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Difference is subtraction.

Seeing the word is means equals.

Since it's difference of and we should have .

Our answer is .

### Example Question #52 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express. is less than .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Even though we see the word is which means equals, the next statement tells us that's not the case.

This is an inequality.

When is less than , this means we have .

### Example Question #53 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express eight is greater than .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Even though we see the word is which means equals, the next statement tells us that's not the case.

This is an inequality.

When is greater than , this means we have .

### Example Question #54 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express five is greater than or equal to .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

The term greater than or equal to is denoted by this symbol .

This is an inequality.

When is greater than or equal to , this means we have .

### Example Question #55 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express ten more than .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

more than means that you need to add to something.

That something is so just combine them to have an expression of .

### Example Question #56 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express less than twenty.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

less than means that you need to subtract to something.

That something is so just combine them to have an expression of .

### Example Question #57 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express the product of and sixteen.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Product indicates multiplication.

So we multiply and to get .

### Example Question #58 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express the quotient of thirty and .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Quotient indicates division.

So we have listed first being the numerator and listed last being the denominator.

Our answer is .

### Example Question #59 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express the quotient of and forty.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Quotient indicates division.

So we have listed first being the numerator and listed last being the denominator.

Our answer is .

### Example Question #60 : How To Write Expressions And Equations

Express the sum of four times and .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Take every word and translate into math.

Product indicates multiplication.

So we multiply and to get .

Sum is addition.

Our sum is basically and or .