# How do you write the phrase as an algebraic expression: the product of 8 and 12?

Apr 20, 2017

$8 \left(12\right)$ or $8 \times 12$

#### Explanation:

product is the term for the result of a multiplication operation.

so the product of 8 and 12 is a multiplication problem, which can be expressed by using parenthesis or the multiplication sign. Hence:

$8 \left(12\right)$ or

$8 \times 12$