# Pre-Algebra

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what is two more than a number equals three times the sum of one-third of the number plus 6 in standard or numerical form.

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2x = 3(1/3x + 6)
2x = x + 18
x = 18

• Pre-Algebra -

The question is bogus, there is no solution
Sierra read your question as "two times a number" but you said "two more than a number" , so it should be

x - 2 = 3((1/3)x + 6)
x-2 = x + 18

-2 = 18 , makes no sense !

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