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one number is twice another number. If 12 is subtracted from the larger number the result is 7 more than the smaller number. find the number
 2 years ago
one number is twice another number. If 12 is subtracted from the larger number the result is 7 more than the smaller number. find the number

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Yahoo!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let the No be x and 2x 2x  12 = x+7 x = 19 2x = 38

xokatexo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Yahoo! i got 2x = 19 which makes x 9.5

Chlorophyll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@xokatexo That's why you need to go step by step :P

xokatexo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Yahoo! i did 2x12 = x+7 +12 +12 ____________________________ 2x = 19

xokatexo
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Chlorophyll @Yahoo! THANKS SO MUCH
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