Posted by Rose on Wednesday, October 8, 2008 at 11:04pm.
48 equals a number increased by 6, and the sum, all multiplied by 5.
need help converting this word problem to an equation and solving.

algebra  bobpursley, Thursday, October 9, 2008 at 5:55am
It makes no sense. Sum of what?

algebra  Rose, Thursday, October 9, 2008 at 8:03pm
This is the word problem exactly from the book. It's convertibg words to equations and solving