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    Translate the following phrase into an algebraic expression:the quotient of a number and nine, minus three.
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    The question of a number and 9: \frac{n}{9}

    Since we don't know the number, we assign a variable to it (n).

    Minus 3: - 3

    Combine it: \frac{n}{9} - 3
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