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An aircraft manufacturer determines that one of it's aircrafts has twice as many seats as another. Find the number of seats for each aircraft if the total number of seats is 336.

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    336 / 3 = ?

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    1st aircraft has x seats,
    2nd aircraft has 2x seats,
    x + 2x = 336
    3x = 336
    x = 112 seats,
    2x = 2 * 112 = 224 seats.

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