Mathematics: Applications & Concepts, Course 2
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Algebra

Use groups of 2.
It's Just an Expression

An algebraic expression can be used to describe an everyday situation. For example, suppose the expression tells how a family of four could divide a pizza. If the pizza has 8 slices, each family member can have , or 2, slices.

Write several everyday situations for each expression below. Share your work with other pairs.

x + 4    |    60m    |       |    10,000 + y

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