# Math

posted by .

seven times a number is equal to 12 more than 3 times the number

• Math -

Maybe if you put it into an algebraic expression...

Let x be the number,
7x = 3x + 12

and work it out

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

write the verbal sentence as an equation.then solve the equation Three less than 11 times a number is equal to 9 plus 5 times the number. twelve less than -9 times a number is equal to 8 minus 4 times the number
2. ### algebra 1 help pplz this is an emergency

fifteen less than six times a number b is equal to seven more than four times b. Find b.
3. ### Math

The sum of three numbers is 301. The second number is 3 less than twelve times the first number. The third number is 4 more than seven times the number. Find the three numbers.

The sum of three numbers is 301. The second number is 3 less than twelve times the first number. The third number is 4 more than seven times the first number.
5. ### math1

I have no clue how to do this. I have to write it out than solve. Nineteen less than nine times a number is equal to 11 more than seven times the number. i know so far is 9-9*n=11+7?

Key: ☺ = My Answer! 2. Write a word phrase for the algebraic expression. 3x - 7 A. The difference of three times a number x and seven. B. The difference of seven and three times a number x. C. Three times a number x fewer than …
7. ### URGENT 8th Grade Math

Write a word phrase for the algebraic expression 3x-7. The difference of three times and number x and seven. The difference of seven and three times a number x. Three times a number x fewer than seven.** The quotient of three times …
8. ### MS. SUE - MATH HELP PLEASE

The sum of five times a number and twice a second number is 18, but the difference of three times the first number and seven times the second number is -22. Find the two numbers using the elimination method.
9. ### math

one number is 6 more than the other number also 7 times the smaller number is equal to 6 times the larger number find the two numbers
10. ### Math

Write the equation and solve the following problems 1. Seven more then three times a number is 22. What is the number?

More Similar Questions