problems involving equation

14 Is added to ⅔ of a number. the result is 1¼ times the original number. find the number

  1. 👍 4
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 614
  1. (2/3)x + 14 = (1 1/4)x

    14 = (1 1/4)x - (2/3}x

    14 = (15/12)x - (8/12)x

    14 = (7/12)x

    14 / (7/12) = x

    14 * (12/7) = x

    24 = x

    1. 👍 1
    2. 👎 0
    👩‍🏫
    Ms. Sue
  2. I want to join the Online class

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra

    1/3 of a number is added to 5. the result is one and half times the original number.find the number.

  2. 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

  3. maths

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

  4. math

    When four times the number is added to 7 times the number, the result is 33, what is the number?

  1. math

    14 is added to 2/3 of a number.the result is 1 1/4 times the original number.find the number

  2. math

    if 13 times a number x is added to twice its square.the result is 84.find x

  3. Math

    22.Two times a certain number added to 40 gives the same result as three times the same number subtracted from 75. What is the number? a.7 b.11 c.16 d.25

  4. Math

    Joe is playing a game with a regular die if the number that turns up is even he will gain five times the number if it’s odd he will lose 10 times the number Joe rolled three express the result as an integer

  1. math

    While adding ten two-digit numbers the digits of one of the numbers were interchanged. As a result the sum of all the ten numbers increased by a value which was four less than that number. Three times the sum of the digits of the

  2. Math 6th grade

    Which phrase represents the expression 7 x + 2? I put two times a number plus seven Here are the other choices: seven times two plus a number two less than a number multiplied by seven a number multiplied by seven then added to

  3. problem solving

    pasha is thinking of a number such that when twice the number i added to three times one more than the number she gets the same result as when she multiplies four times one less than the number. what number is pasha is thinking

  4. Math

    1. A very magical teacher had a student select a two-digit number between 50 and 100 and write it on the board out of view of the instructor. Next, the student was asked to add 76 to the number, producing a three-digit sum. If the

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.