## anonymous one year ago A number is divided by 2. If 16 is added to the quotient you get 20. What is the number? A.2 B.8 C.18 D.72

1. anonymous

If we let n represent the number, what does dividing it by 2 look like?

2. anonymous

20-16=4 $\frac{ n }{ 2 }=4$$2(\frac{ n }{ 2 })=(4)2$$n=8$