Posted by **Steve** on Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 11:45pm.

Add one to a number, then double the sum, and you get 56.

how do i solve it and write it as a equation

(x+1)*2=56

1. divide both sides by 2

2. subtract 1 from both sides

you get x=27

For all of these questions just remember that when they say "a number" you should think of a variable like x or y. And when they say add you use a plus sign +, when they say difference use a - sign. When they say double its multiplication, etc.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- math - can anyone help me with these 3 problems I am trying to check my ...
- algebra - I need a step by step explanation on how to add these two equations 2x...
- math - Solve each formula for n. 2n = 4xp-6 3m-n=4s r/n+2=p t=100(n+3) pv/nR=T ...
- Algebra - I am re posting this for fear that it was overlooked earlier. I have ...
- math - how do you solve 9x=6 9x=6 Divide both side by 9. (Remember you can add, ...
- MATH PLEASE CHECK IT!!2 - m-2/m-5*m+5/m-2=-1 If your problem is this: (m - 2)/(m...
- math - hi, i need help with solving this equation for "y" 2x+3y=-2 2x+3y=-2 Get ...
- Math - Emmy is 12. She writes an equation to find her mother's age, m. m - 12 + ...
- Pre Cal - 6-x=2x+9 If you are to solve the equation for x, first try to get the ...
- math--pre alg - not sure i did right 3(f+2)+9=13+5f 3f+6+9 = 13+5f +9 3F+15 = 12...

More Related Questions