# word problems

the sum of two numbers is 38. when 8 is added to twice one of the number, the result is 5 times the other number. find the number

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1. x+y = 38
8+2x = 5y

Now just solve for x and y.

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2. I don't know what to do

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3. I add 12 to a number and then double their sum. The result is one and half times what get when i double the original number and add 12. Find the number.

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4. 12+x × 2 =3/2×x+12
=12+2x= 3/2x +12
You can solve from here . Just thought if i may help

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5. When fifth of a certain number is added to 3 the result is equal to seventeen.what is the number

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6. Francis

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7. when 8 is added to a certain number the sun is multiply by 3. the result is 57 find the number

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