# 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

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1. use the info they gave you:

2x + 40 = 75 - 3x

Now just find x.

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2. a.7

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