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Please explain to me how to solve this problem:

Reid and Maria both play soccer. This season, Reid scored 4 less than twice the number of goals that Maria scored. The difference in the number of goals they scored was 6. How many goals did each of them score?

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    maria ---> x goals
    Rein ----> 2x-4

    2x-4 - x = 6
    x = 10

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    Maria scored 10 and Reid scored 16 goals.

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