# Math Help - translating English phrases into algebraic expressions

1. ## translating English phrases into algebraic expressions

okay need help with another problem it's a number twice that number and one-third of that number are added. The result is 20 What is the original number?
so far I have x+2x+1/3x=20. Thanks for the help

$x+2x+\frac{x}{3} = 20$
$3x+6x+x = 60$