# Whats the the algebraic expression for "a number multiplied by -7, subtracted from the sum of 11 and three times the number"?

##### 1 Answer
Aug 11, 2016

$= 3 n + 11 - \left(- 7 n\right)$

#### Explanation:

Let the number be $n$
So we can write
$= 3 n + 11 - \left(- 7 n\right)$