# Math

Your basketball team scored 4 fewer than twice as many points as the other team.

a. Write and expression for the number of points your team scored.

b. The other team scored 24 points. How many points did your team score?

For a. I got t*2-4 so far, is it right? Should I correct something?

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1. Thats correct so far.

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2. your basketball team scored 4 fewer than twice as many points x, as the other team 2x - 4

a. Write an expression for the number of points your team scored.
expression:?

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3. T is going to stand for team. so the answer is T=sx-4

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4. 2x-4

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5. What is the answer for b?

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6. Does anyone know the second half of it where it says the other team scored 24 points. How many did your team score

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