# How do you write an algebraic expression for the word phrase: the product of 3.3 and a number x?

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Jun 29, 2016

#### Explanation:

An expression is not an equation, meaning it has no equal signs, so we don't have to worry about any

**the product of** means multiplication, since a product is what you call the value you get when two things are multiplied.

**a number #x#** just explains that

You are multiplying the value of