Posted by **Lauren** on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 8:31pm.

7 times a number decreased by 4 is the same as 6 plus twice that number

my answer - 7n - 4 = 6 + 2n

am i correct and can you help me solving it, please!!! thank you! :)

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:01pm
Yes, your equation is correct.

7n - 4 = 6 + 2n

7n - 2n = 6 + 4

9n = 10

n = 10/9 = 1 1/9

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**Lauren**, Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:17pm
Thank You! :)

You can delete my other post (sorry about that...)

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:23pm
You're welcome.

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