# How do you write the word phrase for each algebraic expression: 16g+12?

Apr 24, 2017

$12$ more than sixteen times a number.

#### Explanation:

There are two operations in this expression - multiplication and addition. Use english words to describe the process that:

"a number is multiplied by $16$ and then $12$ is added."

$12$ more than sixteen times a number.

Or:

$16$ times a number is increased by $12$