Translating Verbal Phrases into Numerical Expressions
 Sam's family bought 5 tickets for \$15 eachand used 3 coupons for \$2 off.Translating Verbal Phrasesinto Numerical Expressions5 × 15 − 3 × 2 Addition:sumtogethercombinedtotalincreased bymore thanaddplusCommon Operational Phrases:Subtraction:differencedecreased byfewer thanless thanlesssubtract fromminusHow many are left/remaining?How many/much more? Multiplication:productmultiplied bytimesofas many astwice (×2)triple (×3)quadruple (×4)Common Operational Phrases:Division:quotientdivide byshare equally/evenlydistribute equally/evenlycut up/intoratioout ofHow many times?How many/much each/per?What percent? the difference of 10 and 2the quotient of 10 and 2the product of 10 and 2the sum of 10 and 2Match the expression with the phrase:10 + 2?10 − 2?10 × 2?10 ÷ 2? the difference of 8.2 and 3.2the quotient of 4.5 and 1.5the product of 7.4 and 3the sum of 4.3 and 8Translate the followingverbal phrases intonumerical expressions:Use the * symbol for multiplication.Use the / symbol for division. Match the expression with the phrase:10 more than 55 more than 105 less than 1010 less than 510 + 5?5 + 10?10 - 5?5 - 10? Match the expression with the phrase:6 less than 1212 increased by 612 greater than 66 less 1212 - 6?6 - 12?12 + 6?6 + 12? 9 subtracted from 13Match the expression with the phrase:9 decreased by 1313 and 9 together9 and 13 combined13 - 9?9 - 13?13 + 9?9 + 13? How much more than 3 is 8?How many times 3 is 8?What is 3 more than 8?Match the expression with the phrase:What is 3 times 8?8 + 3?8 - 3?3 × 8?8 ÷ 3? What is one-half of twenty?20 ÷ ½½ × 20 What is two-thirds of eighteen?⅔ × 1818 ÷ ⅔
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