# How do you write: 8 less than the product of k and 3?

Jun 1, 2018

#### Answer:

$3 k - 8$

#### Explanation:

The product of $k$ and $3 \implies$ $3 \times k$, therefore $3 k$

$8$ less than $3 k$ would be $3 k - 8$, as that tells that it is $8$ less than $3 k$.