# math

posted by
**mike**
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Translate the phrase into a mathematical expression and then simplify. Five time a number decreased by twice the same number

This is what I got

5 X x-x-x ? I think and sure am way off

posted by
**mike**
.

Translate the phrase into a mathematical expression and then simplify. Five time a number decreased by twice the same number

This is what I got

5 X x-x-x ? I think and sure am way off