Algebra
posted by Darlene .
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The sum of twice a number and 4 less than the number is the same as the difference between 32 and the number. What is the number?

2X + (X  4) = 32  X

2x+(x  4)=32  x
2x + x  4 = 32  x
3x+x=32+4
4x=36
x=36/4
x=9