# How do you write the expression represents the phrase "4 times the sum of 9 and 6?

$4 \cdot \left(9 + 6\right)$
First, write the sum of 9 and 6: $\left(9 + 6\right)$
Then multiply 4 times that and you get the answer: $4 \cdot \left(9 + 6\right)$