pre algebra
posted by morgan on .
Twice a number is 60 times more than 5 times the number. what is the number

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Twice a number is 60 more than 5 times the number. what is the number?
if so then
2x  60 = 5x
3x=60
x=20
check: twice the number is 40
5 times the number is 100
40 is 60 more than 100, correct.