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Multiplication comparisons

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My daughter had a math problem she try to do but we quite not understand what the question ask.  Please explain to us.  Thank you
The toy store Has 8 times as many soccer balls as spinning tops.  Write a multiplication expression to represent the number of soccer balls compared to spinning tops. 
in toy store: 3 tops in a box at Toy store. 
what is the answer and how u do it?

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Mark M. | Mathematics Teacher - NCLB Highly QualifiedMathematics Teacher - NCLB Highly Qualif...
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t = number of tops
8t = number of balls
I am not sure what you want me to do in the second question.