How do you define a variable and write an expression for each phrase: 5 increased by the quotient of 4 and 5?
See a solution process below:
First, let's call the result we are looking for as
Quotient means to divide. Therefore:
"the quotient of 4 and 5" can be written as:
We can now add this to "5 increased by" which means to add:
We can solve this as follows: