Best Answer

Three times more is NOT defined as "triple". Rather it is "triple more".

Three times MORE than 4 is NOT 12. Three times AS MUCH as 4 is 12. Three times MORE than 4 is 12 more than 4, which is 16.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2014-01-11 21:13:01
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides


20 cards

A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

See all cards

Multiplication chart! :)

12 cards





See all cards

Math and Arithmetic

20 cards

The length of a rectangular floor is 2 feet more than its width The area of the floor is 168 square feet Kim wants to use a rug in the middle of the room and leave a 2 foot border of the floor visib

The perimeter of a rectangle is 18 feet and the area of the rectangle is 20 square feet what is the width of the rectangle

The sum of two numbers is 19 and their product is 78 What is the larger number

A rectangular garden has a perimeter of 48 cm and an area of 140 sq cm What is the width of this garden

See all cards
More answers
User Avatar


Lvl 1
โˆ™ 2020-06-17 12:57:08


User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What does 3 times more mean?
Write your answer...
Related questions

What does sneezing 3 times mean?

Just means you normally sneeze more than once

What is the definition of thrice?

3 times. Just like "twice" would mean two times, "thrice" can mean 3 times.

Is 512k memory or 3MB memory better?

u mean ram?? 3 mb 2 times 512 is 1 mb so 3 mb is 5 times more.......

In your knitting pattern it says EOR 3 more times- what does it mean?

It stands for "Every Other Row". In this case, it means "Repeat every other row three more times".


what does it mean when a person pasases you the stomp 3 times

How do you get 3 title in mw2?

if you mean the 3 times charm title then go in prestige 3 times

What does 3 times a day mean?

Repeat a process 3 times per day.

What does ''3 times as much''mean?

add the number to it's self 3 times

Why 5 TIMES 4 is the same as 3 plus 3 plus 3 plus 3?

I think you mean 3 times 4...?

How many times does 8 go into 54?

6 whole times, and 3/4 of one more time

What does tripled mean in math?

X 3(times 3)

What does it mean when you sneeze three times?

congrats. you sneezed 3 times.

3 gallons is how many times more than 4 cups?

12 times more

What does gravida 3 para 3 mean?

means pregnant three times, gave birth three times

3-3x6 plus 2?

If you mean: 3-(3 times 6)+3 then the answer is -12

How many times is 1122 going to 3?

If you mean: 1122 divided by 3 then it is 374

How many times should an experiment be repeated?

3 times or more

How would you compare the numbers 274 and 90?

would say that 274 is a little more than 3 times 90.would say that 274 is a little more than 3 times 90.would say that 274 is a little more than 3 times 90.would say that 274 is a little more than 3 times 90.

What is the answer 8x3x 10?

If you mean: 8 times 3 times 10 then it is 240

What times something that becomes 9?

I assume that you mean integers: 3 times 3 equals 9, as does 9 times 1. Also -3 times -3 and -9 times -1.

What does how many times more than mean?

What this mean is that you have to find the diffrence

What is the answer to 3 times more than a number?

3 times more than a number, since n is unknown. In other words, 3n

What does 3 times x followed by c mean?

It means that you multiply 3 times x times c. It is also possible that the "x" is a multiplication sign, in which case you only multiply 3 times c.

Is your hand 3 times the length of your thumb?

If you mean the palm of my hand, yup! It is exactly 3 times the length of my thumb. (:

What does it mean if someone likes to talk to you when your alone?

Well if its more than 3 times then she likes you but if it have only happened once or twice then its a private conversation