How do you translate "the product of 3 and x divided by the sum of x and y" into an algebraic expression?
The product of 3 and x divided by the sum of x and y is
Okay break it into smaller parts. The product of
Now, we get
and that's it
Although not normally done you can write whole number in fraction format.
Consider the numbers
You may if you chose write
I will be using this.
The product of 3 and x:
The sum :
This is the same as