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Order of Operations

100

the sum of 2 and a number x

2 + x

100

25% of 200

50

100

the difference of a number and 22

x - 22

100

A letter or symbol representing an unknown

variable

100

43 + (2 x 8) - 40

40

200

7 more than twice the number

2n + 7

200

25 is 25% of what number?

100

200

5 less than three times a number

3x - 5

200

A number that cannot change its value.

constant

200

(6/3 +1/4) - 2

1/4

300

Half of the difference of a number and 6

1/2(n - 6)

300

48 out of 240 is what percent?

20%

300

5 more than twice a number

5 + 2x

300

The number multiplied by a variable in an algebraic expression.

coefficient

300

12 + [(34 - 17) x 8]

148

400

the quotient of a number and 5

n / 5

400

My mom brought home 20 kittens. Twelve of the kittens are females. What percent of the kittens are male?

40%

400

the quotient of twice a number and 12

2x / 12

400

The name given to a number, a variable, or both.

Term

400

46 - 23 + 25 - 24

32

500

18 less than four times a number

4a - 18

500

What number is 38% of 325?

123.5

500

the difference of 22 and the square of a number

22 - m2

500

When variables are used with other numbers, parentheses, or operations. NO equal sign!

algebraic expression

500

128/4 + 23 x 5 + 34

228