Posted by anais on .
explain how you could show five less than a number using and expression?

4th grade 
Anon,
Let n= a number
n5 
4th grade 
jai,
let n be the number for instance,
five less than the number means 5 is subtracted to the number:
n  5 
4th grade 
Tina Salman Tharghi,
Explain how you could show Five less than a number using an expression

4th grade 
Emma,
[n=20 n5=15] You can show 5 less than a number by using a letter such as n to represent a number such as 20. Then you use the expression 55=15.

4th grade 
Emma,
*n

4th grade 
Jacob,
Let n= any random number, then n5