# How do you translate "the quotient of 14 and the difference between a number and -7 into an algebraic statement?

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#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Let's do semantic analysis! Just kidding.

Let's break this down.

"The quotient of 14 and the difference between a number and -7"

This can be interpreted to be:

"The quotient of 14 and a number

Where

So far we have

Now,

Now we have these two statements:

Let's put

Finally, we clear off the double negative and we get this statement: