Why do we use letters like x and y to represent numbers in algebra? 175 views2 days agoMathematicsOther Question93.83K 2 days ago 0 Comments Why do we use letters like x and y to represent numbers in algebra? In: Mathematics 29 Answers ActiveNewestOldest Anonymous Posted 2 days ago 0 Comments Stuff You Should Know podcast did an episode on this. It basically confirms the other responses given here but it’s still a good listen. You are viewing 1 out of 29 answers, click here to view all answers. Register or Login

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