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Write an expression for 3.5 more than a number

does it mean 11.5 is 3.5 more than 8???

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asked by Ashley
  1. Yes. If "a number" is represented by x, 3.5 more than that would be
    x + 3.5.
    If you are studying algebra, that might be the answer thay are looking for.

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    posted by drwls
  2. thank you...
    happy to be correct once in a while...

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