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2023-02-26

How to write the phrase as an algebraic expression: Twelve times a number?

Brisa Fitzgerald

Beginner2023-02-27Added 5 answers

First, let's call our number $n$

Then "times" can be represented a couple of ways. Either $\times$ or $\cdot$

In this case, twelve times our number $n$ is represented as:

$12\times n$ or $12\cdot n$ or $12n$

Then "times" can be represented a couple of ways. Either $\times$ or $\cdot$

In this case, twelve times our number $n$ is represented as:

$12\times n$ or $12\cdot n$ or $12n$