I cant get the equation.
Problem: The product of twice a number and three is the same as the difference of five times the number and 3/4. Find the number
Hello, FiyWonOhh!
If we're careful, we can translate the words directly into Algebra.
The product of twice a number and 3 is the same as the difference of 5 times the number and 3/4.
Find the number.
Let = the number.
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And there is our equation!