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Free printable and online worksheets to help Grade 6 students learn how to write expressions that require addition, subtraction, multiplication and division operations. Write expressions for phrases and word problems.

Writing algebraic expressions involves translating verbal descriptions or real-world situations into mathematical language using variables, constants, and mathematical operations.

Hereβs a guide on how to write various types of algebraic expressions:

Basic Algebraic Expressions

Sum of a Number and a Constant:

Example: The sum of a number π₯ and 7

Expression: π₯ + 7

Difference of a Number and a Constant:

Example: The difference between a number π₯ and 5.

Expression: π₯ β 5

Product of a Number and a Constant:

Example: The product of a number π₯ and 4.

Expression: 4π₯

Quotient of a Number and a Constant:

Example: The quotient of a number π₯ and 3.

Expression: π₯ Γ· 3

Expressions with Multiple Operations

Sum of a Product and a Constant:

Example: 3 times a number π₯ plus 8.

Expression: 3π₯ + 8

Difference of a Product and a Constant:

Example: 5 times a number π₯ minus 2.

Expression: 5π₯ β 2

Product of a Sum and a Constant:

Example: 2 times the sum of a number π₯ and 6.

Expression: 2(π₯ + 6)

Sum of Two Products:

Example: The sum of 4 times a number π₯ and 5 times a number π¦.

Expression: 4π₯ + 5π¦

Have a look at this video if you need to review how to write algebraic expressions.

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Writing Expressions Worksheet #1 (add, subtract)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #2 (add, subtract)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #3 (include multiply)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #4 (include multiply)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #5 (include divide)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #6 (include divide)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #7 (mixed operations)

Writing Expressions Worksheet #8 (mixed operations)

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