Write a real world situation that can be represented by the expression 8(t - 3). Tell what the variable represents then give a value for t and evaluate the expression.

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1. How about the time it takes Joe to complete some task.
He takes more time that Steve.

8 times

3 minutes less than ..

can you do the problem now?

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