# Writing algebraic expressions introduction

2 articles

3 videos

2 skills

Learn the basics of writing expressions with variables.

### Writing basic expressions with variables

VIDEO
2:37 minutes

Sal writes an expression to represent 11 more than a.

### Writing basic expressions with variables

ARTICLE

Learn to write expressions for phrases like "3 more than x."

### Writing basic expressions with variables

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Practice writing basic algebraic expressions to match verbal descriptions of mathematical operations.

### Writing expressions with variables

VIDEO
1:38 minutes

Learn how to write simple algebraic expressions.

### Writing expressions with variables

ARTICLE

Learn to write expressions for more challenging phrases like "8 less than the product of 7 and x."

### Writing expressions with variables

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Practice writing algebraic expressions to match verbal descriptions of mathematical operations.

### Writing expressions with variables & parentheses

VIDEO
2:45 minutes

Learn how to write algebraic expressions that involve grouping quantities in parentheses.