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"Desk Work"  Write an algebraic expression.
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1. x+1 one more than a number
2. 3x the product of 3 and a number
3. 5x the value in cents of some nickels
4. 7x3 three less than the product of 7 and a number
5. 2x double a number
6. 0 the sum of a number and its opposite
7. x+1 a number increased by 1
8. 4(x3) the product of 4 and three less than a number
9. 5x a number fewer than 5
10. x2 a number decreased by 2
11. 2x+3 three more than double a number
12. 7x3 the result when a number is multiplied by 7 and this value is decreased by 3
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13. 2x the sum of a number and itself
14. x2 two less than a number
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15. 5x five decreased by a number
16. 0 the value of some dimes decreased by the value of twice as many nickels
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17. x/2 half a number
18. 25x the value in cents of some quarters
19. 2(x+6) double the sum of a number and 6
20. 5x6 six less than the product of five and a number
21. 5x+6 six more than the product of five and a number
22. 3x5 five less than triple a number
23. 53x five decreased by triple a number
24. x+2 a number increased by 2
25. x/4 one quarter of a number
26. .25x the value in dollars of some quarters
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27. 2(x+6) the product of two and a number increased by 6
28. 10x the value in cents of some dimes
29. .10x the value in dollars of some dimes
30. x+2 two more than a number
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31. 5 the value in pennies of 5 pennies
32. x the value in cents of some pennies
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33. 2 the opposite of two
34. x the opposite of the opposite of the opposite of a number


