Posted by Jerald on .
Write an algebraic expression for each word phrase on the board. Evaluate each expression for x=2
3 times x=6
Expression: 3x

Math 
Ms. Sue,
3x = 6
3 *2  6 
Math 
Jerald,
1 less than twice x
2x1=3
6 more than x
x+6 
Math 
Ms. Sue,
Right.

Math 
Jerald,
x increased by 3
x+3
the quotient of twice x and 2
2x/2
1 more than x
x+1
the product of 3 and x
3x 
Math 
Jerald,
x decreased by 1
x1
half of x
2/x
twice x increased by 3
1 less than 3 times x
3x1
the difference between 3 and x
3x
the difference between 2 and x
2x
the product of 4 and x
4x
the sum of 6 and twice x
2x+6 
Math 
Jerald,
Thank you.

Math 
Ms. Sue,
half of x
2/x
No.
The other answers are right.