Posted by **Anonymous** on Friday, October 15, 2010 at 4:24pm.

the sum of three numbers is 60. One number is ten more than a second number. It is also twice the third. Find the numbers.

The three numbers are

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**Anonymous**, Friday, October 15, 2010 at 5:00pm
need help with this question

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**PsyDAG**, Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 11:54am
Let n = first number, n-10 the second, 3n the third.

n + (n-10) + 3n = 60

Solve for n.

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