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Write an algebraic expression that uses x, y, and z and simplifies to the given value when x = -3, y = -2, and z = -1. The expression should involve only multiplication or division.

How to do this when value is -16?

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    there are a zillion ways to form an expression that evaluates to -16.

    x^2 y + 2z
    (1-x)y^2 z
    5x+y-z
    ...
    let your imagination run wild!

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    But the expression says only multiplication and division are allowed.

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