translate the following phrase into algebraic expression the quotient of a number and nine minus three

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hala718 eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Let the number be x:

Then the quotient of the number and nine is x/9

Then the expression would be :

  y= (x/9) -3

Wiggin42 | Student

the quotient of a number and nine can be written in the following way

x/9

minus three makes this

(x/9) - 3

as the final answer.