Variable Expressions Worksheet

Write an expression.

1 a.  m minus 8
 
 
 
 
1 b.  c increased by 2
 
 
 
 
2 a.  difference of 72 and b
 
 
 
 
2 b.  x squared
 
 
 
 
3 a.  v to the 10th power
 
 
 
 
3 b.  difference of 22 and c
 
 
 
 
4 a.  product of 8, z, and s
 
 
 
 
4 b.  product of 5 and m
 
 
 
 
5 a.  6 fewer than n
 
 
 
 
5 b.  a cubed
 
 
 
 
6 a.  p cubed
 
 
 
 
6 b.  49 subtracted from w
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. m – 8
1 b. c + 2
2 a. 72 – b
2 b. x2
3 a. v10
3 b. 22 – c
4 a. 8 z s
4 b. 5 m
5 a. n – 6
5 b. a3
6 a. p3
6 b. w – 49


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