# How do you write the phrase as an algebraic expression “Five more than the quotient of z divided by seven equals 12”?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

More than is equivalent to a plus sign(indicating addition), quotient is the equivalent to division, and equals is telling you that this is the resultant, thus it is an equal sign.

Thus the expression will be

Apr 4, 2018

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

Let's split this sentence up:

"Five more than" refers to adding something by

"The quotient of z divided by seven" refers to

Finally, "equals 12" refers to setting everything above equal to

Combining everything above, we get:

Hope this helps!