## anonymous 4 years ago the product of 2 and a number increased by 7 is -36 Translate then solve need help please

1. anonymous

just read carefully. double a number and add 7. it equals -36

2. anonymous

you want to write an equation here

3. saifoo.khan

Hint: suppose that number be x

4. anonymous

I thought it would be 2x+7=-36 but answer doesnt come out right

5. saifoo.khan

Product = Multiply. Sum = Add

6. UnkleRhaukus

$2 \times n + 7 = -36$ $n=-43/2$