Translating Verbal and Algebraic Phrases

In this lesson you will learn how to translate a verbal (word phrase) into a variable expression like an equation or inequality.  For many students this skill of translating can be a little confusing but with practice and good note taking you can master the concepts.  The reason you need to learn how to translate a verbal phrase into a variable phrase is it’s part of what you have to do to solve algebra word problems.  Like all lessons, watch the video as much as you need to in order to totally understand the objectives.