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Assignment: Unit 1.10 – Translating Phrases into Math Expressions or Equations Name: ___________________________________________ Per: _____ Date: _______________ Translate each phrase into a variable expression. 1. Five more than a number __________________ 2. Eight less than half a number __________________ 3. A number increased by 6 __________________ 4. The difference between a number and 4 __________________ 5. Three times the sum of a number and 6 __________________ 6. Four decreased by ten times a number __________________ 7. Twice a sum of a number and six __________________ 8. Nine less than three times a number __________________ 9. One more than two times a number __________________ 10. Ten subtracted from seven times a number __________________ Write an equation based on the facts of the problem. Solve the equation and write a complete sentence for your answer. 11. Thirty-six more than a number is –10. What is the number? Produced by Kevin Kennerly and Cheryl Davidson 2014 Edited by Kristin Rieves Page 1 Assignment: Unit 1.10 – Translating Phrases into Math Expressions or Equations 12. If a number is decreased by 9, the result is –32. What is the number? 13. If –10 is subtracted from a number, the result is –43. What is the number? 14. Seven times a number is –525. Find the number. 15. The sum of 26 and twice a number is 158. Find the number. 16. Six more than four times a number is 254. Find the number. 17. Five less than half a number is 35. Find the number. 18. One third of a number is decreased by 18. The result is 36. Find the number. Produced by Kevin Kennerly and Cheryl Davidson 2014 Edited by Kristin Rieves Page 2 Assignment: Unit 1.10 – Translating Phrases into Math Expressions or Equations Produced by Kevin Kennerly and Cheryl Davidson 2014 Edited by Kristin Rieves Page 3