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krissywatts
 2 years ago
use the letter "n" to represent the variable. write your answer in complete sentence. If two is subtracted from a number the result is five more than twice the number. find the number.
krissywatts
 2 years ago
use the letter "n" to represent the variable. write your answer in complete sentence. If two is subtracted from a number the result is five more than twice the number. find the number.

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Butterfly16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I believe it would look something like this: \[n2=5+2n\]

krissywatts
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1how do i write it in complete sentence? just like this?

Butterfly16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well, if you write it in a complete sentence, I suppose you can just rephrase what they said in the question.

Butterfly16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you know how to find n?

Butterfly16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Okay, glad I could help :o)

Butterfly16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yup, good work. So your sentence could be something like "If two is subtracted from a number the result is five more than twice the number, then the number would be negative seven." Or something along those lines. :o)
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