Posted by **mike** on Monday, October 4, 2010 at 3:59pm.

if 7 times a certain number is subtracted from 6, the result is five times the number, find the number.

- algebra -
**Reiny**, Monday, October 4, 2010 at 4:15pm
solve

6 - 7x = 5x

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math - One number exceeds another by 12 . if five times the smaller number is ...
- pre algerbra - if 150 is subtracted from 7 times a number ,the result is the ...
- algebra - if 7 times a certain number is subtracted from 6, the result is 5 ...
- Grade 8 Math - Can you write them in Mathematical/numbers form I'll solve them ...
- Math - When 18 is subtracted from four times a certain number, the result is 5/2...
- math - There is a number between 10 and 100. The number is 8 times the sum of ...
- algebra - When 4 times a number is subtracted from 7 times the number, the ...
- algebra - if 4 times a number is decreased by 9, the result is the same as when...
- algebra - 1.-2X-2 +7(x+1)=2x 2. 9x-1=-5+8x 3.7x-3= 4. when 4 times a number is ...
- Math - If 7 times a certain number is subtracted from 630, the remainder is ...

More Related Questions