Posted by **Sarah** on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 5:35pm.

This is my HW problem;

I'm thinking of a number. When I double my number, subtract five, and then add my original number, I get one. What's my number?

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**andrew**, Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 5:42pm
cmon its 2

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 5:56pm
2n-5 +n=1

3n=6

n=2

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**Sarah**, Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 6:04pm
Andrew guess what, I was a tid bit busy. So spare the tude. thanks Bobpursley.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 6:14pm
Sarah -- you posted this question three times in 13 minutes. It's not surprising that your demanding "tude" in this post raised andrew's hackles.

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