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Posted by **Darlene** on Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 12:48am.

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?

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**tchrwill**, Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 4:08pm2X + (X - 4) = 32 - X

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**abdulrasheed**, Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 10:16am2x+(x - 4)=32 - x

2x + x - 4 = 32 - x

3x+x=32+4

4x=36

x=36/4

x=9

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