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Translate each statement to mathematical terms. 1)

5 times a number, x, decreased by 3

2)

Thrice a number, x, increased by 3

3)

The number of students, x, in 4 classes

4)

Sarah's age, x, decreased by 2

5)

3 more than the product of 4 and a number, x

6)

Earns \$6 per hour for b hours

7)

A number, x, divided by 3, increased by 2

8)

9 less than the product of 15 and a number, x

9)

10 less than the product of 16 and a number, y

10)

Sarah's age, y, decreased by 4

11)

Earns \$13 per hour for x hours

12)

2 times a number, b, decreased by 4

13)

6 less than 7 times a number, c

14)

Earns \$8 per hour for x hours

15)

A number, x, divided by 9, increased by 4

16)

2 less than 7 times a number, x

17)

A number, c, divided by 5, increased by 5

18)

Two third as many books, x

19)

12 times a number, x, decreased by 6

20)

Sarah's age, x, decreased by 1

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Answers: 5x - 3 x×4 3 + (4 × x) (x ÷ 3) + 2 (16 × y) - 10 \$13 × x 7c - 6 (x ÷ 9) + 4 (c ÷ 5) + 5 12x - 6

3x + 3 x-2 \$6 × b (15 × x) - 9 y-4 2b - 4 \$8 × x 7x - 2 x × (2 ÷ 3) x-1

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