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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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