# How do you translate "the quotient of 3 minus a number and 6" into an algebraic expression?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 11, 2016

#### Explanation:

The word **quotient** refers to division and is the solution you get when dividing two numbers. **Minus** is a word you can use as a substitute for subtraction. **A number** is juse a variable.

The quotient of

#(3-x)/6#