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romieo74

  • 3 years ago

Five times a number, decreased by 24, is greater than 3 times the number. What numbers satisfy this condition?

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  1. qweqwe123123123123111
    • 3 years ago
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    First write the problem mathematically: 5x-24 > 3x So the first thing you want to do is turn it into an equation: 5x-24 = 3x From here you just solve for x, and ">x" will be the answer to your problem.

  2. tarynnicole123450
    • 3 years ago
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    so whats the answer?

  3. qweqwe123123123123111
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    The answer, @tarynnicole123450, is to first write the problem mathematically: 5x-24 > 3x Then you want to turn it into an equation: 5x-24 = 3x From here you just solve for x, and ">x" will be the answer to your problem.

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