Variable Expressions Worksheet

Write an expression.

1 a.  difference of 17 and c
 
 
 
 
1 b.  sum of 5, x, and 53
 
 
 
 
2 a.  difference of 3 and a
 
 
 
 
2 b.  sum of y and 74
 
 
 
 
3 a.  b added to 21
 
 
 
 
3 b.  n minus 2
 
 
 
 
4 a.  m increased by 100
 
 
 
 
4 b.  sum of b and 7
 
 
 
 
5 a.  v increased by 10
 
 
 
 
5 b.  x increased by 71
 
 
 
 
6 a.  v added to 5
 
 
 
 
6 b.  difference of 2 and w
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 17 – c
1 b. x + 5 + 53
2 a. 3 – a
2 b. y + 74
3 a. 21 + b
3 b. n – 2
4 a. m + 100
4 b. b + 7
5 a. v + 10
5 b. x + 71
6 a. 5 + v
6 b. 2 – w


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