2 times a number minus 17 plus 20 times a number minus 9 is the same as 2x - 17 + 20x - 9 = 22x - 26
7 times minus 2 =
Three Times A Number x Minus Two translates to 3x-2 Three Times A Number x Minus Two translates to 3•x-2 Three Times A Number y Minus Two translates to 3y-2 Three Times A Number z Minus Two translates to 3z-2
Minus. You are multiplying a negative number a positive number of times. -3(2) -9
Thrice the same number.
plus times plus = plus minus times plus = minus plus times minus = minus minus times minus = plus so when you subtract a number it is the same as adding its negative; for example 7 - 4 = 3 7 + (1)(-4) = 3
Whatever the variable was.
The number is -13.
- number multiplied by another - number equal a positive number. eg: -4x-4=16 where as 4x-4=-16