How do you write an algebraic expression for the phrase: sum of c and q?

1 Answer
Apr 16, 2017



The "sum" is the answer to an addition of values.

An expression is a maths sentence which conveys information.

The sum of two numbers (#c and q#) would be written as


Note that no answer is given, so we cannot write and equation, only an expression stating that the two given values are being added together.