# Question #261e4

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Dec 12, 2017

#### Answer:

Converting the words to an algebraic expression yields

#### Explanation:

Let's break it down.

"6 less than . . . " means we’re subtracting

“ . . . the product of 3 and a number.” means 3 and a number (

Combining both expressions yields:

Dec 12, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The “ product of 3 and a number “ may be written as

Dec 12, 2017

Product of 3 and a number

6 less