Problem

Three times the difference of negative 9.6 and 4.75

Solution

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Text explanation

The difference of negative 9.6 and 4.75 means subtracting the two numbers, and Three times means multiplying by 3

Convert to expression:

$(-9.6-4.85) \times 3$

Answer:

\(-43.05\)

Step by Step Solution:

  1. Find the Difference: Start by calculating the difference between -9.6 and 4.75.

\[ \text{Difference} = -9.6 - 4.75 \]

  1. Calculate the Difference:

\[ \text{Difference} = -14.35 \]

  1. Multiply by Three: Finally, multiply the difference by three to get the final answer.

\[(-14.35) \times 3 = -43.05 \]

So, three times the difference of negative 9.6 and 4.75 is \(-43.05\).

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