# How do you write the algebraic expression given: a number q tripled plus z doubled?

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Apr 15, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

An expression is a maths sentence or maths statement.

There are two numbers mentioned,

'Tripled' means multiplied by

'Doubled' means multiplied by

The required expression is a statement that these two terms are added together:

Notice that we are not told what the answer must be equal to, so we cannot write an equation.