Posted by **Em** on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:50am.

Translate and simplify "six less than twice the sum

Of a number and three.

I was not sure how to set it up

Is it

2(x+3)-6

Or would it be set up

2x+3-6

I can solve it once I know how to set up the equation.

Confused. Thanks for your help

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